Lecturer, Chemistry

Lecturer, Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA invites applications for a non-tenure-track Lecturer position during the 2017-2018 academic year. The primary responsibilities may include direction, oversight and/or instruction of laboratory and lecture courses of general and/or organic chemistry.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience with full-time salary with full-time benefits. The term of this appointment will be for one academic year with the possibility of renewal.

A Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field is required by appointment start date. Demonstrated teaching experience and a commitment to teaching excellence is required. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience working with and/or managing graduate or undergraduate teaching assistants.

To apply candidates must submit a Candidate Profile on-line through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu) and electronically attach the following: a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three (3) references, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Search on Posting Number 0620556.

Also, under separate cover, please arrange for three (3) letters of recommendation to be sent confidentially to: Charles M. Grisham, Chair of the Search Committee, cmg@virginia.edu.

Review of applications will begin April 25, 2017; however, the position will remain open until filled.

Questions regarding the Candidate Profile process or Jobs@UVA should be directed to:

Lin Burton, HR Generalist, Department of Chemistry



The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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