The Department of Chemistry in the College of Arts & Sciences
at American University invites applications for an adjunct faculty
appointment for Academic Year 2021-2022. Rank and appointment term
will be dependent on experience and stature in the field.
Applicants should hold a BS or higher in the field of chemistry or
biochemistry. For the 2021-2022 academic year, the department’s
greatest need is for General Chemistry Laboratories. However,
lecture courses may become available, depending on the course
schedule and the experience and stature of the candidate.
Salary is set based on the highest degree of the candidate and the
Adjunct Collective Bargaining Agreement. Review of applications
will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are
filled. Please contact Douglas Fox, Department of Chemistry Chair,
to submit application materials.
Include a curriculum vita, cover letter including examples of
teaching experience, and recent teaching evaluations (when
possible) in the email.
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the many centers of government, business, research, and the arts
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institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and
regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy),
age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal
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American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus. Hiring
offers for this position are contingent on the successful
completion of a background check.