Part-Time Instructor in Chemistry

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Lexington, KENTUCKY
Job Type: PartTime

Posting Details

Job Title Part-Time Instructor in Chemistry
Requisition Number FE01038
Working Title
Department Name 8E030:Chemistry
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Part-Time
Tenure Track Status
Required Education

Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field or M.S. in Chemistry or related field

Required Related Experience

Prior teaching experience

Required License/Registration/Certification


Job Summary

The Department of Chemistry in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Kentucky invites applications for part-time instructors for the Fall 2017 semester. This position is temporary but instructors may be eligible for rehire as a part-time instructor in a future semester. Applicants must have obtained a Ph.D. in Chemistry (or a related field) or have an M.S. in Chemistry (or a related field) with prior teaching experience. A commitment to teaching excellence is essential. Duties include teaching a general chemistry course in a large classroom setting and related activities such as helping students during office hours, writing exam questions, and proctoring exams on Thursday evenings.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled.

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and an academic transcript. Please also provide the names and contact information for two references when prompted in the academic profile. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Experience teaching at the undergraduate level

Deadline to Apply
Open Until Filled Yes
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As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

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