Lecturer in General Chemistry

Westminster, Maryland
Nov 30, 2017
Dec 30, 2017
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Environmental, General / Technical
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

McDaniel College invites applications for a Lecturer appointment in General Chemistry, to begin August 2018. Review of applications will begin December 1 and continue until the position is filled. The position is a full-time position that qualifies for the appropriate benefits.

McDaniel College is a growing and vibrant environment whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success. The Department of Chemistry is ACS-approved and has an excellent reputation for providing the highest quality of chemical education to undergraduate students. We seek others who share our commitment and mission.

The Chemistry Department is well equipped with a 400 MHz NMR, UV-Vis, GC/MS, IR, HPLC, and supporting equipment.


The ideal candidate will have a background in biochemistry or environmental chemistry.  They will possess a passion for teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts environment and will have the ability to make the subject matter interesting and relevant to biology, environmental studies, and kinesiology majors, as well as to the traditional chemistry majors that the department educates.  The candidate must comply with all related federal, state and local regulatory guidelines including but not limited to FERPA and Title IX.


  • Required:  ABD or Ph.D. in chemistry or a related discipline, in hand by the start of fall classes. 
  • Required: College-level teaching experience, which may consist of having held a teaching assistantship. 

Application Instructions

To apply, visit: https://employment.mcdaniel.edu/

Applicants should upload

  • a letter of application
  • a statement of teaching philosophy
  • a CV

Applicants should arrange for three recommendations to be uploaded by the recommenders.

One of the colleges and universities nationwide known for its success at changing the lives of its students, McDaniel College is a selective liberal arts college located in central Maryland, an hour’s drive from Baltimore and Washington, DC. Its primary commitment is to outstanding teaching and to fostering critical, creative thinking and humane, responsible action.

McDaniel College, in compliance with Federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate in the recruitment, admission, or employment of students, faculty, and staff in the operation of any of its educational programs and activities. McDaniel College will not tolerate any discrimination or harassment on the basis of any protected status including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military status, genetic information, marital status, veteran's status or any other legally protected status.