Instructor/Chemistry Lab Manager

Aberdeen, South Dakota
Up to $40,000 per year plus benefits
Oct 06, 2017
Nov 05, 2017
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Biological, Education
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Full-time, 9-month position with duties split as 50% Instructor, 50% Lab Manager.

Qualifications: AMS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a related field from an accredited institution is required. The preferred candidate will have teaching experience at the college level. Successful candidate must have strong communication and organizational skills.

Responsibilities: Teach introductory undergraduate courses (7-8 credits per semester) in Chemistry and possibly related areas such as Physics or Biology, depending on the expertise of the applicant and departmental needs. The applicant will also manage the chemistry labs, including ordering, preparing and maintaining all lab materials, overseeing student workers, monitoring stockroom and lab inventory, and other duties as necessary. Ability to maintain chemistry instrumentation a plus. The applicant will also be expected to participate in university service when applicable.

Setting: Northern State University is a premier residential institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and unparalleled extracurricular opportunities. Since 2007 NSU has been continuously named by US News and World Report as one of the best undergraduate institutions in the Midwest. NSU is fully accredited by the NCATE, NASM, NIBS and HLC. Northern offers a broad-based athletics program, sponsoring 15 NCAA Division II intercollegiate varsity sports that compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). For more information about NSU and its programs visit:

Application: Review of applications will begin in October, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. August 2018 is the anticipated start date. Applications should include letter of application, resume, copies of college transcripts, and the names and contact information of at least three references. For more information regarding this position, and to apply, visit:  Click on Northern State University in the Quick Search section. The system will guide you through the electronic application form. Finalists may be subject to a background investigation. AA/EOE