Assistant Professor in Forensic Science

Position ID: 23365
Savannah State University
College of Sciences & Technology
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 
Posting Details
Posting Number:  2010145
Classification Title:  Assistant Professor Forensic Science
Working Title:  Assistant Professor Forensic Science 
Position Type:  Faculty
Department:  Office of the Dean-COST 
Job Summary/Basic Function:  The College of Sciences and Technology invites applications for a tenure-track forensic science position at the Assistant Professor level. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in forensic science, forensic biology, forensic chemistry and chemistry; involvement in professional service, grant writing, scholarly activities, community and vigorous undergraduate research also included. The program is designed to meet the standards of the Forensic Science Education Program; the candidate will teach classes that will include basic and advanced courses. High quality instruments are available for teaching and research, including a JEOL ECX 300 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer, Spectrophotometer and Fluorescence BioMelt, JASCO Circular Dichroism spectrometer, Bio-Rad Biologic DuoFLow FPLC system, Applied Biosystem DNA sequencer, Thermo Electron Polaris Q GC/MS, CEM Microwave System, Shimadzu Prestige FT-IR, Isolera-4 Flash Chromatography Purification System, Ballistic bombardment device (gene gun), thermal cyclers for PCR, growth chambers, CO2 Incubator, transfer hoods and several other pieces of equipment needed for teaching and research. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience; excellent benefits program. 
Minimum Qualifications:  An Earned PhD. In Chemistry, Forensic or a related area is required. Postdoctoral experience preferred. Teaching and professional experience are highly desirable. Background and/or credit check may be required. 
Posting Date:  01-27-2014
Closing Date:  Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants:  Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled. Complete application online; submit, cover letter, vita, graduate transcript(s) and three references to: Assistant Professor Forensic Science Search, Savannah State University, Department of Natural Sciences, Box 20600; Savannah, GA 31404 


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Forensic Science and Technology
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University System of Georgia
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