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Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry


The Chemistry Department at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites applications for a one year, full-time position in Chemistry at the level of Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor, depending on qualifications for the upcoming academic year. The successful candidate will teach a General Chemistry and lab and Preparation for Chemistry.

A Ph. D. in Chemistry preferred and all areas will be considered; a commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level; effective oral and written communication skills.  Ability to teach general chemistry and labs should be documented by at least one of the following: letter of reference, peer review of teaching, student evaluations or teaching awards.

For full consideration submit: (1) Letter of application, (2) current curriculum vita, (3) statement of teaching philosophy, (4) evidence of quality teaching, (5) undergraduate and graduate transcripts (copies will suffice for initial screening), (6) statement of eligibility for employment in the United States (if not US citizen), and (7) three current and relevant letters of recommendation mailed directly to the Chair of the Search Committee. 

Send application materials to: 

Dr. Elisabeth T. Bell-Loncella
Chemistry Search Committee
Department of Chemistry
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
450 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904

Electronic applications accepted but not required; send all listed materials to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

For more information about the Chemistry Department visit our web site: Direct questions to

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and Minority group members are invited and encouraged to apply.