Part-Time Faculty: CHE 103 Chemistry in the Modern World Fall
Commensurate w/ Experience
As determined by department/chair
Unionized Position Code
The Chemistry Department is seeking a part-time instructor to teach
CHE 103: Chemistry in the Modern World for the Fall 2023 semester.
This course explores the basic concepts and principles of chemistry
and applications of chemistry to problems in the modern
The lecture meets in-person each Monday and Wednesday from
2:15pm-3:35pm. Additionally, the instructor will be required to
attend multiple in-person lab sessions per week. The instructor
will be supported by being provided syllabus templates and
assistance related to exam preparation and assignments. Office
staff aid with class logistics and student organization. The
department is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in
higher education and seeks candidates that will actively contribute
to this mission.
Job Specific Qualifications
- Candidates should hold a Ph.D., or working towards a Ph.D. in
Chemistry or a related field.
- Candidates have a previous experience teaching chemistry
- Candidates have a strong laboratory background or previous
laboratory instruction experience
- Developing and/or updating a class syllabus.
- Preparation of lectures, projects or other student
- Maintaining regularly scheduled office hours.
- Presenting instruction based on the competencies and
performance levels of the course.
- Meeting all designated class periods.
- Submitting completed mid-semester progress reports and final
grades according to University regulations.
- Grading student assignments and exams in timely manner.
- Providing departmentally sanctioned forms for completed student
- Building a positive rapport with students and other
In addition to completing an online application, please attach a
curriculum vitae and cover letter.
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