Organic Chemistry Laboratory Coordinator

The Chemistry Department of Virginia Commonwealth University is committed to the dual mission of teaching and research at the bachelor`s, master`s and doctoral level. In teaching, the purpose is to provide high quality education in chemistry to undergraduate as well as graduate students, in preparation for professional careers at all levels. In research, the goals are to advance the science of chemistry, to keep faculty on the forefront of the field, and to maintain an educational program consistent with the latest technology and development of the discipline. Service to the chemical profession is also an important aspect of the department`s activities.

This position will support undergraduate laboratory instruction in Organic Chemistry. The position addresses issues in meeting student demand in critical bottleneck courses in VCU’s STEM major curricula. The position will provide teaching in the area of Organic Chemistry lab. The position will have a workload with approximately 90% teaching and 10% service. Service will be in the area of department/college committee work and undergraduate advising. Potential for hiring at the Assistant Professor rank depending on experience.