About Worcester State University:
WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located
in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the
second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college
students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated
on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate
and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students
annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best
Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the
Northeast" college. Of the 13 undergraduate public universities in
the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Worcester State University is
one of only three to earn the latter distinction, which is largely
based on academic quality and student surveys.
Our tag line, "Change the way the world works," speaks to our
commitment to graduating students who are not only prepared for
work or further study, but who also have learned how they can make
a difference. With a marketing slogan of "Academic excellence at an
affordable price," the University strives to provide the best
academic experience to students from all walks of life.
The Worcester State University Chemistry Department seeks qualified
individuals to join our adjunct hiring pool.
Current course offerings are in our organic chemistry sections
- Organic Chemistry in the summer (July-September). (Lecture and
Lab, MW 9-5 pm)
- Organic Chemistry lecture and lab in the Fall. (MWF 11:30
AM-12:20 PM, W 12:30-4:20)
The ideal candidate could be hired for a single section or all
sections as per their availability. The department also has
multiple openings for teaching General Organic and Biochemistry for
non-majors and nursing majors. We are an extremely collegial
department and will help with course preparation and materials if
the candidate desires.
- Master's degree required; Ph.D. preferred.
- Teaching experience is preferred, at either the college or high
- Must have a laptop and reliable internet access.
Worcester State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity Employer which seeks to reflect the diversity of its
It is the policy of Worcester State University that all employees
be vaccinated against COVID-19 before they begin employment. Proof
of the COVID-19 vaccine is required of all individuals hired by
WSU, to be verified after an offer of employment has been made, and
as part of the background check process. Prospective employees may
submit a request for exemption based on a religious and/or medical
basis, to Human Resources.
Applicants must apply online and may do so by visiting
www.worcester.edu/careers, and submitting a cover letter, resume,
and the contact information of three professional references.
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