The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Canisius College is hiring a Teaching Post-Doctoral Fellow in Biochemistry beginning in January of 2020.  The position is for one year with the possibility of renewal:  The position requires the applicant to have completed or be near completion of a PhD in Biochemistry (with a strong background in chemistry) with research experience in biochemistry, bio-organic, biomaterials, and/or analytical biochemistry.  Post-Doc will be responsible for teaching three course sections per semester (either 1 lecture and 2 laboratory classes or 1 laboratory and 2 lecture classes).   These courses include junior level Introduction to Biochemistry with Laboratory, Cellular Biochemistry, Molecular Biology with Laboratory, as well as a sophomore level Organic Chemistry Laboratory section.  In addition, the applicant is expected to conduct research in biochemistry, involving undergraduate students, during the summer months.
Questions can be directed to Professor Phillip Sheridan, Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry (

The Office of Human Resources at Canisius College utilizes an online recruitment management system.

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To apply, go to Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief undergraduate research program description, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference.   Applications will be reviewed immediately.