Augustana University seeks to fill a nontenure track, full-time
position in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at the
rank of Assistant Professor beginning August, 2022.
Responsibilities: (1) Instruction of general
chemistry, and either organic chemistry or inorganic chemistry
courses (lecture and laboratory) for majors and non-majors, (2)
instruction of nonmajor chemistry courses (lecture), and (3)
academic advising of students in chemistry and biochemistry This
position includes a heavy laboratory component. Successful
applicants will have a demonstrated dedication to undergraduate
education, a commitment to innovative and excellent teaching, the
capability to adhere to the timelines of a rigorous curriculum, and
the ability to meet the flexible instructional needs of the
Department. Summer teaching opportunities outside of the base
teaching load may be available. Research/scholarship is not an
expectation for the position.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in
Chemistry. Candidates with post-doctoral training and a strong
record of undergraduate instruction in chemistry are
is competitive and dependent upon qualifications; excellent fringe
benefits are offered.
Date: Review of applications will begin on May 15th,
Interacting with students, faculty and leadership with different
backgrounds and points of view and a deep appreciation of and
respect for academic values and culture must be a top value of the
Procedure: Please send: (1) a cover letter, (2) a
statement of teaching philosophy, (3) a statement on your
commitment to diversity (how you worked to promote diversity,
equity and inclusion in your previous position and how you plan to
continue to do so at Augustana), (4) copies of undergraduate and
graduate transcripts, (5) a curriculum vita, (6) a completed
Augustana University employment
application, (7) and three letters of
reference electronically to email@example.com.
Contact Augustana University Human Resources with questions: Liz
Soukup, Employment Specialist, firstname.lastname@example.org,
For more information about the department please see the Department
of Chemistry & Biochemistry web page: http://www.augie.edu/academics/chemistry.