Visiting Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry

Texas, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 08, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Texas Wesleyan University invites applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry with a specialization in Analytical Chemistry to begin in August 2021. Primary teaching responsibilities (five courses per semester) include Quantitative and Instrumental Analysis as well as courses in General Chemistry and Environmental Science. Additional opportunities exist to teach a non-science major’s course in Forensic Science. The ASBMB accredited program houses a full complement of chemical instrumentation to include NMR, IR, GC, GC/MS, HPLC, and UV-VIS. Minimum requirements for this position include:

  1. Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry (ABD will be accepted if degree conferred before start of the Fall 2021 semester)
  2. Ability to teach courses in Analytical and Instrumental Analysis
  3. Ability to teach courses outside of normal working hours (nights, weekends, etc)
  4. Ability to mentor Undergraduate research students
  5. Ability to maintain departmental instrumentation

Preference will be given to applicants with the following:

  1. Completion of Post-Doctoral research
  2. College-level teaching experience utilizing active-learning techniques
  3. Ability to teach a course in Forensic Science to non-science majors.
  4. Experience in online/virtual delivery of course material.
  5. Knowledge of Blackboard LMS

Review of applications will begin on April 5, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit and submit a current CV, cover letter, unofficial graduate-level transcripts, philosophy of education, research plans, and names and contact information for three professional references. For a complete job description, please visit .

Texas Wesleyan University, founded in 1890 and located in Fort Worth Texas, is a nationally ranked Minority Serving Institute (MSI) and Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) in the Methodist tradition. Comprised of four schools, the University offers various degree at the undergraduate degrees and select graduate areas. With a total enrollment of over 2,500 students, the institution focuses of the integration of the liberal arts and sciences with professional and career preparation utilizing a personal approach to education through small class sizes and faculty mentorship.