Instructor - Organic and General Chemistry

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Jan 14, 2019
Mar 15, 2019
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Full time

Instructor - Organic and General Chemistry

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Cambridge, MA

The MIT Department of Chemistry seeks an instructor to teach organic and general chemistry for the 2019-20 academic year. Responsibilities will include teaching a combination of undergraduate organic and general chemistry classes in collaboration with MIT faculty. Depending upon the qualifications of the applicant, some teaching of laboratory classes could also be considered.

Requirements: a Ph.D. in chemistry, demonstrated excellence in teaching, outstanding organizational and interpersonal skills, and a strong commitment to undergraduate education. Applicants with Ph.D.s and an interest in pursuing a career in undergraduate education are especially welcome.

The ideal start is no later than August 14, 2019. The appointment is for one year and renewable for a second year if mutually agreed upon.

In addition to applying via the MIT website (job #16972) at, please also apply through Academic Jobs Online at Please include at least two letters of recommendation in your Academic Jobs Online submission. Applications will be reviewed as they arrive.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.