Full-time Lecturer in Chemistry

Seattle, Washington State
Competitive; commensurate with experience
Apr 27, 2018
May 27, 2018
Field of specialization
Education, General / Technical, Inorganic, Organic
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Washington seeks a full-time, 9-month, non-tenure-track Lecturer for appointment on or after September 16, 2018 to participate in our undergraduate chemistry instructional program with an emphasis in introductory coursework. We anticipate an initial one- to three-year appointment, depending upon past experience, with the possibility of renewals.

Expected duties include instruction of large introductory-level lecture courses in general chemistry and organic chemistry, laboratory instruction, and course development. Applicants with past experience in or background suitable for teaching organic chemistry and inorganic chemistry lecture and/or laboratory courses are encouraged to so indicate. University of Washington instructional faculty members engage in teaching and service. The position requires a Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in chemistry or a closely related field.

Applicants should submit a cover letter stating qualifications, a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of teaching philosophy and experience, examples of original instructional materials (e.g., syllabi, examinations), and three letters of recommendation online at http://apply.interfolio.com/50322. Please direct all other correspondence to chemsrch@uw.edu. Priority will be given to applications received by May 28, 2018.

The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.