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Adjunct Instructor for Chemistry (Organic)

Lincoln University of Pennsylvania
Lincoln University, Pennsylvania
Based on Collective Bargaining Agreement
Posted Date
Aug 3, 2023

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Job Title:                             Adjunct Instructor in Chemistry (Organic)

Classification:                       Professional

Division:                              Academic Affairs

Department:                        Department of Chemistry and Physics

FLSA Status:                       Exempt

Reports to:                          Chair and Professor





Conducts University courses for undergraduate students by performing the following duties.





  • Teaching duties will include Organic Chemistry I & II and Organic Chemistry labs.
  • Prepares labs for students and conducts them.
  • Grade lab reports and explain the grades to the students.
  • Prepares quizzes, tests, exams and conduct them;
  • Other relevant duties can be assigned.





  • A PH.D. in Organic Chemistry (completed by the time of hire).





  • Previous experience with teaching undergraduate labs and familiarity with non-chemistry major students (Biology, Chemistry, Nursing) are advantages.
  • A commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level, effective oral and written communication skills.





  • Must be able to work with little or no supervision.
  • Must be able to make decisions supporting the department’s mission and goals.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks and projects and prioritize based on departmental functionality.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, oral and written.
  • Must have interpersonal skills, and the ability to work within a culturally diverse organization.
  • Must have a high level of professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.





Moderate lifting up to 20 pounds as frequently as needed to move objects; dexterity to write and manipulate computer keyboard and mouse; ability to hear and speak clearly; and body mobility to stoop, kneel, bend and reach.





Work is primarily performed in a university campus environment and requires a flexible schedule.  The employee is subject to inside environmental conditions and protection from weather conditions, but not necessarily from temperature changes.





Applicants must submit the following:


  • A letter of application.
  • A current curriculum vita.
  • Undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies will suffice for initial screening).
  • A statement of teaching philosophy.
  • Three current and relevant letters of recommendation.


Learn. Liberate. Lead.

Since its founding more than 165 years ago, those three words have defined our mission at Lincoln University. We're dedicated to empowering our students with the knowledge, confidence, and connections to achieve success and rise to the top.

Lincoln University, the nation’s first degree-granting Historically Black College and University (HBCU), educates and empowers students to lead their communities and change the world.

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