Colby College - Physical Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Colby College, located in Waterville, Maine, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Physical Chemistry beginning September 1, 2013. The successful candidate will have primary teaching responsibilities in Physical Chemistry and General Chemistry, and will be expected to establish a vigorous research program that includes undergraduate students. Application materials should sent by email to (attn. Amy Poulin) and must include a cover letter, CV, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin October 15, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled. Colby College is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Colby College does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, or age in employment or in our educational programs. For more information about the College, please visit our websites: Colby College, Chemistry Department, and Physical Chemistry Course Home Page

For further information you can contact the Department Chair: Jeff Katz at
or the current and continuing physical chemist: Tom Shattuck at