Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: College Station, TEXAS
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Job Title

Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry


Texas A&M University - San Antonio


Department of Mathematical, Physical, & Engineering Sciences

Proposed Minimum Salary


Job Location

San Antonio, Texas

Job Type


Job Description

Full and/or part-time multiple adjunct instructor(s)s are needed for teaching chemistry laboratory and possibly lecture courses for Fall 2022. Varies with course schedule.

Required Qualifications:

  • An earned Master's degree in Chemistry or a related field from a regionally accredited institution. 

  • 18 graduate hours in Chemistry. 

  • Ability to work with faculty and staff, ability to respond promptly to queries from students, faculty, and staff.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working towards or has earned Ph.D. in Chemistry or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.

  • Experience and interest in teaching undergraduates in a college/university setting 

  • Laboratory teaching experience.

  • Broad training in chemistry.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent presentation skills.

  • Interest in active and collaborative learning, the instructional use of technology, and hybrid and online teaching . 

  • Experience with non-traditional commuter university setting. 

  • Experience with a culturally diverse student body.

Application Process:

Applicants must complete the online Application/Faculty Form as well as upload a letter of interest (cover letter), their curriculum vitae, a description of in-person, laboratory, and online teaching experience, complete set of unofficial transcripts, and times when you are available to teach during the fall 2022 semester onto our online employment portal:

Only applicants who are invited for an interview will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters of recommendations should be written on letterhead, be less than one year old, and must bear the writer's actual signature. The letters of recommendation can be submitted electronically by the writer as a PDF attachment with the subject heading "Chemistry - Letter of Recommendation – Applicant Name" to the Search Committee chair, Dr. G. R. Shelton at 

If selected for the position, prior to issuing a letter of appointment, the official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, A&M-SA, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224 or sent electronically to . We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated. 

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.

  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.

  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.

Texas A&M-San Antonio is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status

The position is open until filled but review of applications will begin immediately. 

Required Applicant Documents:

  • Application/Faculty Form

  • Cover Letter (Include a statement on whether you can teach face to face classes or only online classes)

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • A brief (one page maximum) description of your in-person, laboratory, and online teaching experiences

  • Complete set of unofficial transcripts

  • Times when you are available to teach during the Fall 2022 semester.

Summary of Employee Benefits:

Please ensure that all required documents are uploaded prior to submitting the application. Once application is submitted, no changes or revisions can be madeIf you have issues with adding documents with your application, please contact HR at (210) 784-2058. Once your application is submitted, no changes or revisions may be made.

In compliance with ADA, if accommodations are needed for the application process, please contact HR at (210) 784-2058.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

View or Apply

Similar Positions