Faculty Positions Available (2016/2017)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Hampden-Sydney College is a selective four-year liberal arts college for men enrolling 1100 students on a 1330-acre campus in Virginia, 60 miles southwest of Richmond. Since 1775 Hampden-Sydney has sustained its mission "to form good men and good citizens in an atmosphere of sound learning." Hampden-Sydney College seeks qualified applicants for the following, full-time visiting assistant professor of chemistry position (two year contract with possibility of renewal for a third year).

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CHEMISTRY: Open to all sub-disciplines but with preference to specialization in bioorganic chemistry or other biochemically-related field. Hampden-Sydney highly values the teacher-scholar model, and the successful candidate must be dedicated to undergraduate teaching and research. Teaching responsibilities depend upon specialty but will include a selection of the following: introductory-level chemistry lecture and laboratory, organic lecture and laboratory, directed research courses with majors, and upper-level offerings. The department operates an established and innovative, four-year project-based laboratory program that provides opportunity for supervising undergraduate research. The department offers the American Chemical Society certified B.S. in chemistry and biochemistry and is also certified by the American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Strong preference given to candidates who hold a Ph.D. in chemistry. Contact: Professor Herbert J. Sipe, Jr., Chair, Department of Chemistry.

See the website: http://www.hsc.edu/Academics/Academic-Majors/Chemistry.html for more information 

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To apply, please submit letter of application that includes a brief plan for undergraduate research projects, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and three letters of reference through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/33103. Review of applications will begin on December 16, 2015 and continue until the position is filled. Employment begins July 1, 2016. Hampden-Sydney College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Visiting Assistant Professor or Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Hampden-Sydney College is seeking applicants for a one-year position at the rank of Lecturer (M.A. or M.S.) or Visiting Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) beginning mid-August 2016.  A master's degree in a mathematical science and demonstrated excellence in teaching is required.  Candidates must be able to teach introductory courses in calculus and math for liberal arts students.

 

All applicants should submit a letter describing teaching interests and experience, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference.  Please submit application materials  to Professor Brian Lins, Chair, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Hampden-Sydney College via MathJobs.org.

 

Review of applications will begin on March 25, 2016, and continue until the position is filled.

Visiting Instructor/Visiting Assistant Professor (Spanish).  

The Department of Modern Languages at Hampden-Sydney College invites applications for a one-year sabbatical replacement position in Spanish beginning August 2016. Candidates must be dedicated to undergraduate teaching, be able to teach all levels of language and participate in the weekly Spanish table. Teaching load is 7 courses per year. MA in Spanish required (PhD preferred).

Since 1775 Hampden-Sydney has sustained its mission "to form good men and good citizens." The College enrolls approximately 1050 students on its beautiful, residential campus situated on 1300 acres in south-central Virginia, 60 miles southwest of Richmond. The academic environment is characterized by small classes and close student-faculty relationships. Hampden-Sydney is committed to its strong, liberal arts curriculum.

Please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference under separate cover to Dr. Julia Palmer, Spanish Search Committee, Department of Modern Languages, Box 177, Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943. Electronic submissions sent via Interfolio are welcome. Telephone: 434-223-6213; Fax: 434-223-6347; E-mail: jpalmer@hsc.edu; www.hsc.edu/academics/modlangs. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until position is filled.

Hampden-Sydney College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.