Chemistry class of 2016

Class of 2016



A Tradition of Excellence

The faculty and staff of the Department of Chemistry work to maintain an excellent student-centered curriculum, a supportive environment, and a vibrant intellectual community for Chemistry majors and non-majors alike. We strive to mentor students to become ethical, productive members of society who apply their scientific knowledge and skills in a broad range of endeavors. 

Our curriculum emphasizes the integration of teaching and research.  Consequently, we work with the students as they construct their Chemistry knowledge and develop the skills (laboratory, instrumentation, information literacy, problem solving, oral and written communication, time management) necessary to succeed.

Position Announcement

The College of Wooster invites applications for a full-time one-year visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry to begin August 2016.  Primary responsibilities include collaboratively teaching organic chemistry and introductory chemistry, with the potential for other courses aligned with the candidate’s area of expertise.  The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. by the time of appointment.
Please submit via Interfolio a cover letter, curriculum vitae, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and a one-page statement describing interest in teaching in an undergraduate liberal arts setting.  Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Paul Bonvallet.  Review of applications begins June 13 and will continue until an appointment is made.
The College of Wooster is an independent college of the liberal arts and sciences with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education.  The College values diversity, strives to attract qualified women and minority candidates, and encourages individuals belonging to these groups to apply.  Wooster seeks to ensure diversity by its policy of making appointments without regard to age, sex, color, race, creed, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or political affiliation.  The College of Wooster is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Employment is subject to federal laws requiring verification of identity and legal right to work in the United States as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act.  The College of Wooster is a drug-free workplace.