The Department of Chemistry of the University of Nevada, Reno seeks applications for a teaching postdoctoral scholar to begin in August 2017. 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 population of nearly 22,000, including over 2,800 graduate students. The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience. The city of Reno offers an excellent quality of life, with entertainment and cultural opportunities in excess of most cities of similar size. The city lies one hour from Lake Tahoe and four hours east of San Francisco in the valley of the Truckee River on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada, and has a mild high desert climate. A highly rated location for living and outdoor recreation, the Reno area also enjoys a flourishing and diverse intellectual, artistic, and cultural community.
Doctoral degree in Chemistry or closely related field by the time of appointment and teaching experience.
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.
For more information about the position, and to apply, please visit: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/24205
EEO/AA Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.