Two Positions in Organic Chemistry: Interim Instructor/Lecturer and a Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow

Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
Feb 13, 2018
Mar 15, 2018
CHEM Interims
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Bryn Mawr College Department of Chemistry has two open positions in organic chemistry for the 2018-19 academic year: (1) a full-time Interim Instructor/Lecturer to teach organic chemistry; (2) a Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow. Both positions would begin in August 2018 and have the expectation that a Ph.D. will be earned by the start date.  The Interim Instructor/Lecturer would teach one section of organic chemistry each semester in the prestigious post-baccalaureate pre-medical program, along with supervising the teaching of several lab sections with both undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students.  The Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow is a combined teaching and research fellowship with the expectation that the candidate would teach two courses, and conduct research in Prof. Bill Malachowsk’s labs (

To apply for the Interim Organic Chemistry Instructor/Lecturer position, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of teaching philosophy via Interfolio to the Interim Organic Chemistry Instructor/Lecturer Search Committee, To apply for the Teaching Postdoctoral Fellowship, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research experience summary and statement of teaching philosophy via Interfolio to the Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow Search Committee, Your cover letter should clearly indicate the position you are applying for. In addition, for both positions you will need to arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Search Committee.  Complete applications should be received by March 1, 2018 to receive full consideration. 

Located in metropolitan Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr has a student body of 1,300 undergraduates, as well as 350 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. We are a diverse and international community of faculty, students and staff who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. The College supports faculty excellence in both research and teaching and is committed to social justice and inclusion in the classroom and in the community at large. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.