Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Instruction
College of Natural Sciences
Jun 18, 2021
Open until filled
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Texas at Austin is
recruiting qualified candidates for a full-time, non-tenure track
faculty position for the 2021-2022 academic year at all ranks.
Candidates with a strong track record of university teaching
experience may be considered for hiring at the rank of Associate
Professor of Instruction or Professor of Instruction.
Primary duties for this position include teaching general, organic,
analytical, and/or physical chemistry lecture courses. Other course
assignments may be possible depending on department needs and the
candidate's qualifications. The successful candidate will be
expected to teach multiple courses each semester, participate in
course development activities, conduct regular office hour and
review sessions, manage teaching assistants, and coordinate lessons
with colleagues. Service on departmental committees, participation
in peer teaching observations, and involvement in curriculum
development efforts are also expected.
The rank of Assistant Professor of Instruction carries a nine-month
appointment, renewed annually based on demonstrated teaching
excellence and need of the department.
The ranks of Associate Professor of Instruction or Professor of
Instruction carry an initial fixed-term nine-month appointment. A
candidate hired at the rank of Associate or Full Professor of
Instruction may have their contract renewed annually as a rolling
contract upon successful completion of their first year of
teaching. Rolling contracts are extended annually, on a two- or
three-year basis, depending on rank.
We are interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity
and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching
Applications received on or before July 9, 2021, will be given
priority consideration but we will continue to accept applications
until the position is filled.
A doctoral degree in chemistry or a related field and previous
teaching experience is required. Experience teaching at the
university level is preferred.
Upload cover letter, current CV, and teaching statement to
Interfolio. Enter names and contact information for at least 3
references who can write letters attesting to your ability as an
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal
opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all
applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and
affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of
equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability,
religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and
activities, and admissions.
To apply, visit https://faculty.utexas.edu/career/76191