Lecturer - General/Organic Chemistry

Gainesville, Florida
The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Oct 10, 2017
Nov 09, 2017
Field of specialization
Education, General / Technical, Organic
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Florida invites applications for a 9-month full-time, non-tenure track Lecturer position to begin August 16, 2018. The appointment is in the area of General and/or Organic Chemistry. The successful candidate should possess a PhD in Chemistry or a closely-related field, and demonstrable expertise in teaching at the University level. Responsibilities include course curriculum development, electronic course management, online course development and teaching, advisement of undergraduate students, publication of scholarly work, and successful acquisition of grants. The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience, and includes a full benefits package.

The Department is committed to creating an environment that affirms diversity across a variety of dimensions, including ethnicity/race, gender identity and expression. We particularly welcome applicants who can contribute to such an environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. The university and greater Gainesville community enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activity, and social opportunities.

For full consideration, applications must be submitted online at http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/504993/lecturer-generalorganic-chemistry and must include: cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of three references as soon as possible but no later than December 15, 2017, for full consideration. An email will be sent automatically to your references, requesting them to upload their letters. Questions regarding this search may be sent to: Lecturer Search Committee c/o Prof Alex Angerhofer, Department of Chemistry, University of Florida, PO Box 117200, Gainesville, FL 32611-7200.

All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a review of criminal records, reference checks, and verification of education and credentials.

The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States require evaluation by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).