Chemistry Assistant Teaching Professor

Florida, United States
Salary Not specified
Sep 21, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Florida International University is Miami’s public research university. FIU is focused on student success. According to U.S. News and World Report, FIU has 35 programs in the top 100 in the nation among public universities, including 15 in the top 50. FIU is a top U.S. research university with more than $200 million in annual expenditures and is designated as an “Emerging Preeminent State Research University” by the Florida Board of Governors. FIU ranks 15th in the nation among public universities for patent production, which drives innovation, and is one of the institutions that helps make Florida the top state for higher education. The Next Horizon fundraising campaign is furthering FIU’s commitment to providing students Worlds Ahead opportunities. Today, FIU has two campuses and multiple centers, and supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA, with more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. The university has awarded more than 330,000 degrees to many leaders in South Florida and beyond. For more information about FIU, visit 

Florida International University in Miami, Florida is seeking an Assistant Teaching Professor for the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry of the School of Integrated Science and Humanity in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education. Duties and responsibilities include the following: (1) Teaching general forensic science classes at the Undergraduate and Graduate level; (2) Teaching specialized forensic science classes at the Undergraduate and Graduate level; (3) Coordinating the forensic labs; (4) Serving as Director of the Professional Science Master’s in Forensic Science, which includes but is not limited to, recruiting students, evaluating applications, contacting with the program faculty, and assisting with general administration of the program; and (5) Serving as a Member of Department-wide and/or University-wide committees. 

Position requires a Master’s degree or higher in Biological Sciences and Biochemistry or a closely related field.   

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 521392 at and attach To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by August 21.  Review will continue until position is filled. 


FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access 

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