Doane University
  • Crete, NE, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time
  • Faculty

Doane University is a mission-driven institution offering work/life balance and a competitive benefits package. Doane is an inspired and unique community committed to the liberal arts. We empower and encourage students, faculty, and staff to seize opportunities, take healthy well-calculated risks, and achieve excellence as they define it.


Doane University, a liberal arts university in Crete, Nebraska, invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry with expertise in Biochemistry and Organic chemistry to start August 2022. Teaching is 24 credit-hours over the two-semester, 9-month academic year.

  • A Ph.D. is preferred.
  • ABDs will be considered, as will candidates with Master's degrees and significant professional experience.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate Biochemistry I and II and Organic Chemistry I and II; all courses include in-person laboratory instruction. There will be opportunities for intradepartmental and interdepartmental collaboration for teaching and/or research. The Chemistry and Biochemistry department offers a wide range of modern instrumentation, including a 400 MHz NMR, FTIR, GC-MS and HPLC. The ideal candidate will have the skills to communicate well with faculty and students and must demonstrate a commitment to teaching in an undergraduate liberal arts setting. Doane University supports experimental, inclusive, and active-learning pedagogies. Candidates with prior teaching experience in biochemistry and/or organic chemistry are preferred.

Doane University actively works to create and sustain a welcoming learning community for all members to fulfill their potential, feel valued, and make meaningful contributions to the university. Doane University is an equal opportunity employer and seeks candidates who reflect the diversity of our society. In accordance with USCIS regulations, successful applicants must be legally able to accept work in the United States. Doane is unable to sponsor applicants for work visas.


Apply with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, contact information for three references, and PDFs of transcripts of all graduate work (copies accepted at this stage). Official transcript of terminal degree or degree in progress will be required as a condition for employment. Review of applications will begin on July 10, for an August 2022 start date.

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