Yale University - Preceptorships in Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Yale University (New Haven, CT) invites applications for two (2) Preceptor positions. Preceptors are expected to be PhD-level scientists who will assist the Department with undergraduate-teaching endeavors. One position will focus on General Chemistry courses and the other on Organic Chemistry courses. Specific Preceptor responsibilities will include: leading of discussion and/or laboratory sections for General Chemistry or Organic Chemistry courses; conducting regular review sessions; contributing to the training of graduate-student teaching assistants; assisting instructors of record to design course content and assessment tasks; grading; and participating in the development of new laboratory modules. The positions will begin on August 15, 2017 and initially will be offered at the rank of Lecturer for a one (1) year term, which will be renewable for up to three (3) years based on performance.

Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a short statement describing their teaching philosophy, and arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation. Please submit all materials through http://apply.interfolio.com/41910. Review of applications will commence on June 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Yale University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and applications from women, persons with disabilities, underrepresented minority group members, and protected veterans are especially encouraged.