Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Search #1718-0027 

Ohio Wesleyan University is a selective, private, undergraduate liberal arts, residential institution founded in 1842 and is located just 20 miles north of Columbus.

The Department of Chemistry at Ohio Wesleyan University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position with expertise in Inorganic Chemistry to begin in August 2018. The Chemistry Department is a five member ACS-accredited department. Further information about Ohio Wesleyan University and the Department of Chemistry can be found at     


The successful candidate will be expected to teach Inorganic Chemistry with Lab, General Chemistry and other courses in their area of interest.


Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in Chemistry and demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, scholarship and University service.

Ohio Wesleyan University promotes and celebrates an inclusive environment free from constraints in areas of culture, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, family relationship, or economic barriers. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged as OWU is an equal opportunity institution and has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion which lends to our continuing and vigorous efforts to increase the diversity of the campus community, to promote equal employment opportunities, and to ensure nondiscrimination in all aspects of our programs and activities. Ohio Wesleyan University (Delaware, Ohio) is located 20 miles north of Columbus, a growing and increasingly diverse metropolitan area.

Application packets should include:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Goals and Philosophy
  4. Concise Description of Proposed Research
  5. Undergraduate and Graduate Transcripts
  6. Three Professional References

Applications submitted by January 8, 2018 will receive full consideration.

Application materials should be sent to

Ohio Wesleyan University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and encourages all interested applicants, including women and minorities, to apply (EEOE).