Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, or Master Lecturer

Gainesville, Florida
The rank and salary are commensurate with the candidate’s credentials and experience.
Sep 13, 2018
Oct 13, 2018
Field of specialization
Education, General / Technical
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Florida invites applications for a time-limited, 12-month, full-time, open rank (Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, or Master Lecturer) non-tenure track renewable position to begin as soon as possible. The appointment is in the area of General Chemistry. Responsibilities related to this position include development and teaching of online chemistry courses. The rank and salary are commensurate with the candidate’s credentials and experience. The salary is competitive and includes a full benefits package. Applicants are expected to have a PhD in Chemistry or a closely-related field, and demonstrable expertise in online course development and teaching at the college level. Prior experience teaching general chemistry lab courses is desirable.

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information, and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. The Department particularly welcomes applicants who can contribute to a diverse and inclusive environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. The university and greater Gainesville communities enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activities, and social opportunities.

For full consideration, applications must be submitted online at https://apply.interfolio.com/54757 and must include: cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a link to at least one recorded general chemistry lecture video – a digital portfolio is preferred, and three letters of recommendation as soon as possible but no later than November 30, 2018, for full consideration. Applications will be reviewed beginning November 30, 2018 and the position will remain open until filled. Questions regarding this search may be sent to: Lecturer Search Committee c/o Melanie Veige, Department of Chemistry, University of Florida, PO Box 117200, Gainesville, FL 32611-7200.

All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a review of criminal records, reference checks, and verification of education.

The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States require evaluation by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).