One-Semester Visiting Assistant Professor in General Chemistry

Employer
Washington College
Location
One-Semester Visiting Assistant Professor in General Chemistry
Salary
Based on experince
Posted
Oct 06, 2017
Closes
Nov 05, 2017
Field of specialization
Education, General / Technical
Work Function
Teaching-Undergraduate
Job Type
Temporary

Washington College, a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,450 undergraduates, located in Chestertown, MD, is seeking applicants for a one-semester full-time visiting assistant professor position in chemistry starting in January of 2018.

Preference will be given to applicants who hold a Ph.D. in Chemistry and who can teach General Chemistry, but current degree candidates are encouraged to apply. A commitment to undergraduate teaching is essential.

Washington College offers a bachelor’s degree program in Chemistry and is accredited by the American Chemical Society. The teaching load for this position will consist of the following courses: one lecture of General Chemistry and four labs. These courses could change based upon final fall enrollments and other departmental needs to include the second semester of Organic Chemistry.

Washington College’s spring semester starts January 22, 2018. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a teaching philosophy of no more than 2 pages, electronic copies of curriculum vitae, and undergraduate and graduate school transcripts at https://highereddecisions.com/wcm/current_vacancies.asp. Candidates are encouraged to discuss their success in working with diverse student populations in their materials. If you have more than one document that you would like to include under “Other Documentation,” please combine into one Word (.docx) or PDF file and upload under “Attach Other Document.” Three current letters of reference should be emailed to the following address: chem_search@washcoll.edu. Please specify in the subject line “One-Semester Visiting Assistant Professor Position”.

All inquiries can be addressed to aamick2@washcoll.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Washington College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse cultural environment and encourages applications from women, minorities, disabled persons, and veterans.