Job ID: 152811

Assistant Professor

Mount Allison University

  • Jan. 14, 2021
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Chemistry - Organic

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Mount Allison University invites applications for a nine-month full-time sessional appointment in Organic Chemistry. The appointment will be made at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence on August 15, 2021, subject to budgetary approval.

Applicants must possess a Ph.D. and have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. The successful candidate will be required to teach Introductory Organic Chemistry I, Introductory Organic Chemistry II, Bioorganic Chemistry, and an upper-level undergraduate course in chemistry to be determined in consultation with the Department. Contributions to research and service are expected during the appointment. Candidates must provide evidence of an ability to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary and student-centred environment. More information about the Department and available facilities may be found at

Complete applications will include a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests (including a teaching dossier if available), and the names and contact information of three references. Applications should be submitted via Questions should be directed to:

Dr. Glen Briand
Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

Mount Allison acknowledges, honours, and respects that the land named Sackville, NB is part of the unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People who are the historic inhabitants, custodians, and dwellers on the land where our University is built and confirms its commitment to strengthening relationships with all Indigenous people.

Mount Allison is committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We encourage applications from members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual and gender identities. We seek candidates with qualifications and knowledge to contribute specifically to the further diversification of our campus community.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Canadians and permanent residents should indicate their citizenship status in their application.

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Contact Information

  • Lori Geldart
    Human Resources
    Mount Allison University
    65 York St.
    Sackville, NB
  • 506-364-2280

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