Lecturer in Chemistry and Biochemistry

Carroll University
Waukesha, Wisconsin
Jan 22, 2018
Feb 21, 2018
Field of specialization
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Full time

Lecturer in Chemistry and Biochemistry

Carroll University


Starting date: September 1, 2018


Responsibilities: Instructional faculty positions are primarily responsible for teaching, with service as defined by the department at the time of appointment. The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory level chemistry courses, and oversee the related laboratory sections. Other opportunities and responsibilities will depend on experience. Instructional staff positions are eligible for faculty development support and travel funds.


Qualifications: Ph.D. in chemistry, biochemistry, or related field. Expertise in chemistry preferred. Preference will be given to candidates with a documented record of excellence in teaching.


Rank and Salary: Lecturer. This non-tenure track position is eligible for promotion. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.


The Program: The Chemistry Program is housed within the Department of Computational and Physical Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences. The program supports approximately 100 chemistry and biochemistry majors. The full-time faculty members in chemistry / biochemistry have received grant support from federal and private/foundation sources. Students and faculty in chemistry / biochemistry are active in field and laboratory research, study abroad programs, and internships. The Department of Computational and Physical Sciences has a full-time laboratory coordinator. The Department supports the 60-acre Greene Field Station, which has extensive wetlands, a spring-fed stream, and disturbed oak savannah upland

habitat. The program is housed in a new science building with state of the art teaching and research laboratories.


The College: The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate and graduate programs through seven departments – Communication and Sociology; Computational and Physical Sciences (chemistry and biochemistry, computational science, computer science, information technology, mathematics, physics, software engineering, aviation science); Education; English, Modern Languages and Literature; History, Political Sciences and Religious Studies; Life Sciences (animal behavior, biology, environmental science, psychology); and Visual and Performing Arts. The College has academic administrative and support personnel.


Carroll University: Founded in 1846, Carroll University is an independent, co-educational comprehensive university grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The Pioneer Core general education curriculum has a strong emphasis on developing intercultural awareness and includes cross-cultural immersion experiences. Carroll University is located in suburban Waukesha, 16 miles west of Milwaukee and 60 miles east of Madison. The University serves approximately 3000 full-time and 500 part-time students. The University though intentionally ecumenical and non-sectarian in approach, is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA. Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the https://www.carrollu.edu/about.


Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a 1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) statement of teaching philosophy as Word or PDF format attachments in an email with the subject line “Lecturer in Chemistry and Biochemistry" to facapp@carrollu.edu. Final applicants will be asked to submit graduate transcripts and three letters of reference. EOE


Carroll University is an Equal-Opportunity Employer