Postdoctoral Scholar, Instruction

Reno, Nevada
Commensurate with experience
Jun 07, 2018
Jul 07, 2018
Field of specialization
General / Technical
Job Type
Full time

Description of Position: The Department of Chemistry of the University of Nevada, Reno seeks applications for a teaching postdoctoral scholar to begin Fall 2018. Duties include teaching at the undergraduate level, including general chemistry, along with supervision of associated laboratories with the help of graduate level teaching assistants.

The University of Nevada, Reno has a growing and increasingly diverse student enrollment of approximately 20,000 including over 2,700 graduate students. The University has been recognized as a Tier 1 institution by US News and World Report. Located in the picturesque base of the Sierra Nevada, the University is 45 minute drive from Lake Tahoe and four hours from San Francisco and the Napa-Sonoma wine country. The Pacific Crest Trail is nearby for hiking and biking, while fantastic ski areas abound. The city offers an excellent living environment, due to its mountains, short commutes, growing arts community, increasing international flavor, and strong academic ties through the presence of Nevada’s oldest University.

Required Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Chemistry or closely related field by the time of appointment and teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Evidence of ability in and strong commitment to the following areas: teaching effectively at the introductory levels of general chemistry; developing and implementing new lecture and laboratory curricula; management of an instructional laboratory program.

Contact Information: Sharee Williams at (775) 682-8795 or

Applications for this position must be submitted through our official recruitment site

EEO/AA. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.