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New Mexico Military Institute New Faculty Position

The New Mexico Military Institute is accepting applications for a tenure track high school Biology/Chemistry instructor beginning August 2014. NMMI provides exceptional teaching conditions including small class sizes. Salary is dependent on education and experience. A minimum of the Master's Degree in Biology/Chemistry, or related field from an accredited institution is preferred, however, must be obtained within 5 years of employment. Experience in both high school and college instruction is preferred. A successful applicant must possess a commitment to teaching and working with students and will participate in the Assessment process. Demonstrated knowledge of current educational technology is a plus. NM teaching certification will be required within 5 years. National board certification is preferred by not required. NMMI is a state supported college environment. Military experience is not a prerequisite. Excellent benefits available dependent on education and experience. Application packets will be reviewed beginning on April 7, 2014. Send application letter, resume, transcripts, three letters of reference and a completed NMMI Employment Application Form (available at http://www.nmmi.edu/humanResources/index.htm ) to New Mexico Military Institute, HR, 101 W. College Blvd, Roswell, NM 88201. NMMI is an EOE.

Colorado Mesa University -Chemistry Lecturer

ANNOUNCEMENT OF POSITION VACANCY

Chemistry Lecturer

RESPONSIBILITIES: Full-time position responsible for teaching lower division lecture and laboratory

courses in chemistry. Qualified candidates may also have the opportunity to teach organic chemistry

laboratory courses. The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester with the possibility of

teaching up to 15 credit hours with additional compensation. Colorado Mesa University is particularly

interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a

demonstrated commitment to improving the levels of access and success for underrepresented students

within higher education.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: A masters or doctorate degree in chemistry or related discipline from an

accredited institution by summer 2014 is required. Must demonstrate enthusiasm for consistently teaching

lower division chemistry courses for science and liberal arts majors. Interest in working with

undergraduates and effective communication skills are required.

TYPE OF APPOINTMENT: Full-time position, beginning August 2014.

SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience. Excellent health and retirement benefits

package.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of complete applications will begin March 28, 2014. Position will

remain open until filled.

APPLICATION: To apply, submit a cover letter describing your qualifications and experience as they

relate to the specific requirements and responsibilities of this position, unofficial transcripts, teaching

philosophy, current CV with the names and contact information for three professional references. Please

describe your experience working with students from underrepresented groups. In addition, the following

forms must be completed:

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transcript

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Mail to:

Chemistry Lecturer Search Committee

Human Resources, LHH 237

Colorado Mesa University

1100 North Avenue

Grand Junction, Colorado 81501-3122

Phone: 970 248-1820

Colorado Mesa University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To

achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment.

Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a

financial and/or motor vehicle history. Applicant must be able to verify U.S. employment eligibility. Colorado Mesa

University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a culturally diverse faculty, staff and

student body. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Gustavus Agustus College Visiting Assistant Professor

Visiting Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry

Chemistry Department

Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a full time position of Visiting Assistant Professor

in the Department of Chemistry with specialization in analytical chemistry to begin September 1, 2014.

We seek candidates who have an earned doctorate, but will consider candidates who have achieved

ABD status. In their application candidates should discuss their commitment to teaching a studentcentered

undergraduate chemistry curriculum in a liberal arts environment. We are interested in

applicants who complement our commitment to students and faculty from diverse cultural groups, and

who will diversify the expertise and experiences represented in the department.

The teaching load will be seven course equivalents. Responsibilities will include: a 300-level

instrumental analysis lecture and associated lab, a 200-level quantitative chemical analysis lecture

and associated lab, 100-level Principles of Chemistry laboratories, and a possible January Term

experiential course determined by candidate and appropriate to the candidate’s expertise.

The Gustavus Department of Chemistry graduates approximately 30 majors each year. The

Department prepares students for continuing education in post-graduate professional programs in

chemistry, environmental or health-related fields. Students are engaged in research experiences both

within and outside of classes.

To apply, please email (as separate as PDF files) a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements

of teaching philosophy and research interests, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (scanned

PDFs/photocopies acceptable), and three confidential letters of professional recommendation (sent

directly from the reference) to

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The cover letter and letters of recommendation should be addressed to:

Dr. Brenda Kelly, Chair

Department of Chemistry

Gustavus Adolphus College

800 W College Ave

Saint Peter, MN 56082-1498

Application information is also available at: www.gustavus.edu/jobs. For more details, contact Dr.

Brenda Kelly at 507-933-7320 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Review of applications will begin

immediately, and continue until the position is filled.

Gustavus Adolphus College is a coeducational, private, Lutheran (ELCA), residential, national liberal

arts college of 2500 students. The College maintains a longstanding commitment to excellence

through diversity with a special emphasis on global engagement and service. Additionally, we strive to

be a community supportive of all kinds of individuals and families. As an Affirmative Action employer,

it is the policy and practice of Gustavus Adolphus College to provide equal employment opportunities

for all. EOE/M/F/V/D

Wolfe Labs - Post Doctoral Scientist

POSTDOCTORAL SCIENTIST

JOB SUMMARY: We require a highly motivated Postdoctoral Scientist to work on

protein stability & aggregation as it relates to therapeutic protein development. The

current postdoctoral project is designed to understand the fundamental mechanism/s of

protein instability, sub-visible particulate formation and aggregation using variety of

chromatographic, biophysical and biochemical tools.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

SCIENTIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Evaluate physical and biophysical properties of peptides and proteins relevant to

drug development and subsequently communicate the interpretation and

implication of results to clients.

Develop analytical and high throughput biophysical methods to characterize

product variants

Execute and oversee specialized analytical testing and generation of technical

documents

Maintain a strong awareness of current scientific literature, particularly in the area

of protein characterization, and actively apply new concepts as appropriate.

Develop and evaluate new cutting-edge technologies for protein product

understanding, especially product heterogeneity and impact on safety and

efficacy.

Design experiments to develop pre-clinical and clinical formulations of drug

candidates to support drug discovery and development.

Design experiments to determine the stability in prototype clinical formulations,

to detect and identify the decomposition products, and to achieve formulations

with acceptable shelf-life.

Perform laboratory experiments related to the above.

Create presentations for outside scientific meetings and conferences to showcase

Wolfe Laboratories’ scientific leadership in the field of protein analysis and

characterization.

CLIENT INTERACTION RESPONSIBILITIES:

Interface with clients to develop an in-depth understanding of client objectives

and define solutions to meet their program requirements

Develop compelling approaches and solutions to address client needs

Write persuasive proposals for the projects

Regularly interact with clients to keep them abreast of project progress

Write and review interim and final reports.

REQUIRED BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE:

Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Chemistry, Biomolecular engineering,

Organic Chemistry, Chemical engineering or closely related disciplines

In depth experience in the area of protein biophysics involving structure-foldingstability

relationships. This includes purification, stability, kinetics and

thermodynamics of folding of monomeric proteins, particularly as they relate to

the pre-formulation and formulation development of new drugs

Hands-on experience with chromatographic method development as well as

techniques used for biophysical characterization of biopharmaceutical products

such as calorimetry, spectroscopy, higher order structure analysis, protein mass

spectroscopy, CE, HPLC, ELISA, and carbohydrate analysis.

Strong knowledge of Organic Chemistry principles

A demonstrated drive to apply technical knowledge to developing drug

formulations

Established track record of significant contributions as an individual technical

expert

Outstanding written and oral communication skills as well as polished and

persuasive client presentation skills

ADDITIONAL DESIRABLE BACKGROUND:

Post doctoral experience in analytical biochemistry or closely related discipline.

Good understanding of excipient and ligand interaction with proteins

Evaluation of thermodynamic and kinetic models

WHERE THIS JOB COULD LEAD:

At Wolfe Laboratories Inc., we pride ourselves on retaining and growing our team

members, and ensuring they are developing to their full potential. This position can

provide many different avenues for advancement, including:

Training towards becoming a Project Manager

Leader of an innovative business line

Become a Lead Technical Researcher

Managing a team of Postdoctoral employees

Interested candidates are requested to email a copy of their resume with a cover letter

including salary history to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Wolfe Laboratories, Inc. (WLI), located in Watertown, MA, is a premier contract research

organization that provides integrated early drug development solutions to the biopharmaceutical

industry. Wolfe Laboratories is an essential element of the drug development ecosystem,

recognized by global and virtual biopharmaceutical companies as a science-driven organization

whose mission is to provide outstanding discovery and development services tailored to its

clients’ needs for rational formulation development. Wolfe Laboratories integrates the critical

path components of early development to ensure that programs advance while meeting rigorous

scientific demands with flexibility to address dynamic challenges and aggressive timelines.

Wolfe Laboratories’ vision is to improve human health, and we continue to strive towards that

goal by embracing our core values of integrity, excellence and teamwork. The company has a

high percentage of repeat clients, which is a testament to its long-term commitment of continual

investment in its capabilities to meet biopharma’s growing demand for high quality, integrated

early development services.

For more information visit us at: www.wolfelabs.com.

Wolfe Laboratories, Inc is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

 

Wolfe Labs - Industrial Post Doctoral Scientist

INDUSTRIAL POST DOCTORAL SCIENTIST

JOB SUMMARY: We require an experienced physical organic chemist with broad

knowledge of and significant hands on experience with small molecule analytical

technology including chromatographic and physical characterization methods. This

individual will plan and execute experiments in physicochemical analysis and structural

characterization.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

SCIENTIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Evaluate physicochemical properties of small molecules relevant to drug

development and subsequently communicate the interpretation and implication of

results to clients.

Develop analytical methods and characterize product variants

Execute and oversee specialized analytical testing and generation of technical

documents

Maintain a strong awareness of current scientific literature, particularly in the area

of drug substance characterization, and actively apply new concepts as

appropriate.

Develop and evaluate new cutting-edge technologies for small molecule product

understanding.

Design experiments to develop pre-clinical and clinical formulations of drug

candidates to support drug discovery and development.

Design experiments to determine the stability in prototype clinical formulations,

to detect and identify the decomposition products, and to achieve formulations

with acceptable shelf-life.

Perform laboratory experiments related to the above.

Create presentations for outside scientific meetings and conferences to showcase

Wolfe Laboratories’ scientific leadership in the field of small molecule analysis

and characterization.

CLIENT INTERACTION RESPONSIBILITIES:

Interface with clients to develop an in-depth understanding of client objectives

and define solutions to meet their program requirements

Develop compelling approaches and solutions to address client needs

Write persuasive proposals for the projects

Regularly interact with clients to keep them abreast of project progress

Write and review interim and final reports.

REQUIRED BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE:

Ph.D. in Physical Organic Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Medicinal

Chemistry, Process Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or closely related

discipline

In depth expertise in physical organic chemistry and the structural

characterization of small molecules as they relate to the pre-formulation and

formulation development of new drugs

Expertise in the field of physicochemical analysis and structural characterization

Hands-on experience with method development as well as analytical methods

used for physicochemical characterization of pharmaceutical products such as

spectroscopy and HPLC analysis.

A demonstrated drive to apply technical knowledge to developing drug

formulations

Established track record of significant contributions as an individual technical

expert as well as a leader of small teams

Outstanding written and oral communication skills as well as polished and

persuasive client presentation skills

ADDITIONAL DESIRABLE BACKGROUND:

Post doctoral experience in physical organic chemistry or closely related

discipline

Capability with DSC, TGA, and/or lyophilization.

WHERE THIS JOB COULD LEAD:

At Wolfe Laboratories Inc., we pride ourselves on retaining and growing our team

members, and ensuring they are developing to their full potential. This position can

provide many different avenues for advancement, including:

Training towards becoming a Project Manager

Leader of an innovative business line

Become a Lead Technical Researcher

Managing a team of Postdoctoral employees

Interested candidates are requested to email a copy of their resume with a cover letter

including salary history to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Wolfe Laboratories, Inc. (WLI), founded in 1999, and located in Watertown, MA, is a

premier contract research organization that provides integrated early drug development

solutions to the biopharmaceutical industry. Wolfe Laboratories is an essential element

of the drug development ecosystem, recognized by global and virtual biopharmaceutical

companies as a science-driven organization whose mission is to provide outstanding

discovery and development services tailored to its clients’ needs for rational formulation

development. Wolfe Laboratories integrates the critical path components of early

development to ensure that programs advance while meeting rigorous scientific demands

with flexibility to address dynamic challenges and aggressive timelines. Wolfe

Laboratories’ vision is to improve human health, and we continue to strive towards that

goal by embracing our core values of integrity, excellence and teamwork. The company

has a high percentage of repeat clients, which is a testament to its long-term commitment

of continual investment in its capabilities to meet biopharma’s growing demand for high

quality, integrated early development services.

For more information visit us at: www.wolfelabs.com.

Wolfe Laboratories, Inc is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.