The College of Mathematics and Science currently has 135 full-time
and over 70 part-time faculty in 7 academic departments. The
College serves more than 3,300 undergraduate students in 27 majors
and provides graduate programs in biology, Applied Mathematical
Science, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Computational
Science, Computer Science, Engineering and Physics, and Nursing.
Accreditation/Certification is held by ABET, the Collegiate Nursing
Education (CCNE), the American Board of Funeral Service Education,
and the American Chemical Society. UCO is an Institutional member
of the Council on Undergraduate Research. For further information
see our website at http://www.uco.edu/cms
Note: Adjunct positions at UCO are part-time teaching positions.
This posting is to create a pool of interested applicants from
which the Department may draw as sections become open at any point
in the current academic year. This posting may or may not result in
the hiring of adjuncts. Adjunct Faculty - provides a quality
learning experience for students on a semester basis. Adjunct
faculty reports to a dean or chair and performs instruction-related
duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance
with the mission, policies and procedures of the college. The
relationship of the adjunct faculty member to the student is one of
teacher and facilitator of learning.
Department Specific Essential Job Functions:
Teach undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses in Chemistry,
including General Chemistry, Introductory Chemistry, and Organic
Possesses at least a master's degree in the field specified in the
position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs
approval). Possesses excellent communication, problem-solving, and
Master's degree in Chemistry or related field is required.
Higher-Education teaching experience is strongly preferred.
Teaches, advises and mentors students, evaluates student
performance, and maintains department and student records in
accordance with university policies. Adheres to the educational
philosophy of the university, the mission and long term goals of
the University. Works in a collaborative manner with colleagues and
professional peers. Participates in university meetings that relate
specifically to faculty. Adheres to all policies and procedures
outlined in the UCO Faculty and Employee Handbooks.
Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may
be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to
perform essential functions.
Special Instructions for Applicants:
Online applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae
or resume, a list of three professional references with contact
information, and transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate
degrees and degrees in progress. For more information about the
position, please contact Dr. Luis Montes, Chairperson, Department
of Chemistry, at firstname.lastname@example.org.