Instructor - Costa Rica campus

Costa Rica (CR)
Salary will be commensurate with experience
Jun 11, 2018
Jul 11, 2018
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time


Instructor/Lab Coordinator in General Chemistry (Costa Rica campus)


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is soliciting applications for an Instructor/ Laboratory Coordinator position in General Chemistry located at the Teas Tech University branch campus in Costa Rica (TTU at Costa Rica, beginning September 2018. This position requires a Ph.D. in Chemistry, interest in academic program development and has the possibility of “expectation of continued employment”. The individual will teach undergraduate lecture courses, will oversee general chemistry instructional laboratory programs, and will maintain laboratory safety protocols as safety officer for TTU at Costa Rica.  Applicants must be able to teach courses in the English language.

Texas Tech University is classified as a doctoral research-extensive university by the Carnegie Foundation. It has an enrollment of more than 35,000 students and is one of the major, state-supported, multidisciplinary universities of the Southwest. Texas Tech University at Costa Rica (TTU-CR), is TTU's first international campus. It will offer high quality academic undergraduate and certificate programs aligned to strategic development goals of Costa Rica and the Central American region, through an alliance with EDULINK, S.A., part of the Promerica Group.

All applications must be submitted online. Online application can be made at  for faculty requisition number 14348BR or use direct link -  All qualified candidates are invited to apply. Applications must include a curriculum vita, statement of career objectives, and names of two individuals who have been asked by the applicant to provide letters of recommendation. Letters of recommendation should be mailed or emailed to (Dr. Yehia Mechref, Paul Whitfield Horn Professor and Chairman of the department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 1204 Boston Ave, Lubbock TX 79406-1061, Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.