The College of Arts & Sciences at Dakota State University
invites applications for a one-year, full-time, benefits-eligible,
visiting assistant professor position in Chemistry. This position
can be either remote/online or on-campus (preference for
on-campus). The start date of the position is Fall 2022. The
candidate will be expected to teach general education chemistry
courses plus some upper-level chemistry courses to support other
- Teaching general education chemistry courses plus some
upper-level chemistry courses to support other majors.
- Additional duties may include researching and publishing
relevant scholarship, advising students, serving on university
committees, assisting with recruitment activities, and engaging in
- PhD degree in Chemistry or a closely related
discipline. ABD will be considered.
- Effective teaching and interpersonal skills.
DSU accepts applications through an on-line employment
site. To apply, visit https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu
The employment site will allow the attachment of a cover letter,
curriculum vitae, transcripts, and contact information for at least
three professional references.
For questions concerning the position, contact the Dean of the
College of Arts & Sciences, Dr. David Kenley at
David.Kenley@dsu.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately
and continue until the position is filled.
Nationally known for its computer science, cyber operations, and
network security programs, DSU is recognized by the
National Security Agency as a Center of Excellence. The chemistry
program is housed in the College of Arts and Sciences and this
faculty member will report directly to the Dean. The successful
candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with other
scholars and teachers across campus. DSU is located in
Madison, South Dakota in the southern lakes region of the state.
The region boasts a wealth of outdoor sports and a life-style
possible only in smaller towns and rural communities. Madison is
just a 50-minute drive from Sioux Falls, the largest city in South
Dakota State employees receive a comprehensive and flexible
benefits package including paid time off, health and retirement
benefits, and life and disability insurance options. Other benefits
include reduced tuition, longevity pay and training
opportunities. DSU also provides professional liability
coverage. DSU is committed to equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants and prohibits
discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race,
color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status,
genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by
federal, state, or local laws.
Applicants with disabilities are invited to identify any necessary
accommodations required in the application process.