Weiss Instructor of Chemistry

Houston, Texas
Salary Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications
Sep 28, 2018
Nov 27, 2018
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Weiss Instructor in Chemistry (non-tenure track position)

The Department of Chemistry at Rice University seeks applicants for a full-time (12 month) Lecturer position in Chemistry.  This non-tenure track position has an anticipated start date of July 1, 2019.

Duties will primarily include leading organic chemistry discussion sections at the undergraduate level during the academic year and teaching organic chemistry courses in summer school.  Other teaching assignments are possible, depending on departmental needs and candidate qualifications.  Service and committee assignments are also expected.

A doctoral degree in chemistry or a related field and previous teaching experience are required.  University-level teaching experience with expertise in organic chemistry is preferred.

Candidates must complete their application through RICEWorks, the Rice University web-based hiring system, at the following link: http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/16098.  In addition to the application, the following items must be uploaded:

1) Cover Letter

2) Curriculum Vitae (CV)

3) Statement of Teaching Interests

Applicants must provide the names and e-mail addresses of three references who can provide letters evaluating the applicant’s ability as an instructor.  RICEWorks will automatically generate an e-mail to references containing a link to allow evaluation letters to be uploaded directly.  

Review of applicants will begin December 1, 2018, and will continue until the position has been filled. Candidates are encouraged to apply before December 1, 2018. 

Rice University is an Equal Opportunity employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.