Instructor Organic and General Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Northern Michigan University invites applications for an Instructor in Organic and General Chemistry.  This is a campus-based, three-year term position at the rank of Instructor to begin in August 2017. The primary duties of this position will be to teach Organic Chemistry laboratory and discussion sections for first-year Chemistry courses.  Other assignments are possible based on the expertise of the applicant. The ideal applicant must have an earned Masters of Science in Organic Chemistry or closely related field.  Prior teaching experience at the post-secondary level expected.

The Department of Chemistry has twelve full-time faculty and offers undergraduate degrees in ACS-certified chemistry, biochemistry, forensic biochemistry, and medicinal plant chemistry.  Further information about the department can be found at http://www.nmu.edu/chemistry.  Northern Michigan University, with 8,300 students and 170 degree programs, is located along the shore of Lake Superior in the vibrant, historic city of Marquette, consistently named a top spot in the nation to raise a family, vacation, and enjoy an excellent quality of life.  See more at www.nmu.edu/marquette.

Review of candidates will begin immediately.  Applications will be accepted through May 12, 2017.  Applications received after that date will not be considered.  All applicants must include a letter of interest, a current vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and contact information (names, addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers) for three references.  To apply for this position please visit: https://employMe.nmu.edu.

NMU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, and is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty.