Assistant to Laboratory Director, Department of Chemistry

Hofstra University, Hempstead
Approximately $25 per hour
Nov 08, 2017
Dec 08, 2017
Field of specialization
General / Technical
Work Function
Job Type
Part time

Hofstra University Department of Chemistry invites applications for an anticipated part-time stockroom staff position beginning January 29, 2018. Responsibilities of the position include running the Chemistry stockroom during lab classes scheduled outside of regular business hours. Typical duties include: preparing stock solutions and unknowns, distributing materials to labs, monitoring borrowing of equipment and safety glasses by students, supervising undergraduate stockroom staff, auditing SDS binders.

Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.

Successful applicants should have completed college-level instruction in chemistry, previous experience in a chemistry laboratory, and a thorough understanding of proper safety protocol in a chemistry laboratory. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.  Submit cover letter and CV and arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to: Dr. William Nirode, Chair, Chemistry Department, 151 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549-1510 (

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.