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How to Apply

Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry seeks to fill a one-year full time temporary position at the Instructor level, in an ACS-approved program, to begin fall 2014. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry. Experience in teaching general chemistry is preferred. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations is also preferred. Recommendation for hiring is needed by the majority of the regular, full-time department faculty. Finalists for the position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and teaching demonstration, as judged by the department faculty. Send letter of application, vitae, copies of transcripts, statement outlining teaching philosophy, and three confidential letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Philip Osburn, Chair of Search & Screen Committee, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, AA# 52-3-455 Bloomsburg University of PA, 400 E. 2nd Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.

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Review of completed applications will begin July 16, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO employer. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal background check. In addition, completion of this search is contingent on continued funding.