Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor
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About the Opportunity:
The Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology (“CCB”) at
Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts invites applications
from qualified candidates for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty
position with the title of Assistant or Associate Teaching
Professor in Chemistry & Chemical Biology. This position has
significant opportunity for career advancement.
The department (https://cos.northeastern.edu/chemistry-chemical-biology/
includes 27 tenured/tenure-track faculty; nine full-time teaching
faculty; four research faculty; and eight faculty with affiliated
appointments. CCB was recognized as the most gender diverse faculty
among the top 50 US Chemistry Departments in 2019. CCB enrolls
approximately 150 undergraduate majors; 27 M.S. and PlusOne (BS/MS)
students; and 80 Ph.D. students.
The primary responsibility involves teaching up to five sections
per year of general, organic, and/or physical chemistry and related
courses for life or physical sciences or engineering students at
the undergraduate level. Specific courses will depend on
departmental need and on the candidate's area of specialty.
Additional duties may include oversight of associated laboratory
curricula, planning and developing instructional programs and
materials, evaluation of curricula, and departmental and College
service. Candidates are expected to have high aptitude and interest
in teaching, and coordinate with other instructors to monitor
student progress and assist students when necessary.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in chemistry or other
closely related discipline by the appointment start date,
excellence in teaching undergraduate lecture courses, and excellent
communication, collaboration, and leadership skills.
Northeastern is committed to building a diverse faculty who are
committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment.
Candidates must have experience in, or a demonstrated commitment
to, working with diverse student populations and/or in a culturally
diverse work and educational environment.
Experience in course and/or laboratory curriculum development is
preferred. Where appropriate, candidates are strongly encouraged to
highlight prior experience working with members of underrepresented
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should apply here with a curriculum vita, a
teaching statement, an equity and diversity statement, and contact
information for three references. Applications will be reviewed
beginning on July 1, 2021. Candidates may contact the chair of the
search committee, David Budil, firstname.lastname@example.org
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