Chemistry Lecturers - Two Positions

Norfolk, Virginia
Salary is comensurate with qualifications and experience.
Feb 25, 2019
Mar 27, 2019
Lecturer I & Lecturer II
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Old Dominion University is hiring two full-time faculty positions at the Lecturer level beginning July 25, 2019.  These are permanent non-tenure-track instructional positions at the undergraduate level with annual renewable contracts.


The first position (Lecturer I) requires college-level experience teaching either organic chemistry or general chemistry lectures. 


The second position (Lecturer II) requires experience training students on the theory and use of advanced chemical and biochemical instrumentation in all of these areas: GCMS, LCMS, 2DNMR, HPLC (both reversed phase and ion columns), EEMS, GFAA, DLS, Raman/FTIR, powder XRD, FTICR, DSC, TGA, SDS-PAGE, ACKA Protein Purification, PCR, and AFM/STM.    This position also requires experience calibrating and maintaining the above instrumentation. 


Both positions require a graduate degree in Chemistry. 


Please submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and relevant experience teaching and developing curricula at the college level, a letter of application, unofficial graduate transcripts and contact information for 3 professional references at  Review of applications will begin April 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.


If applying for the Lecturer II position, applicants must submit a list of the instrument manufacturer and model number that you have carried out instruction on for: GCMS, LCMS, 2DNMR, HPLC, EEMS, GFAA, DLS, Raman/FTIR, XRD, FTICR, DSC, TGA, SDS-PAGE, ACKA, PCR, and AFM/STM. 


ODU and the College of Sciences are committed to inclusive excellence, recognizing that diversity enhances and enriches our educational mission, employment experience, and community engagement. We seek candidates whose research, teaching, and/or service experiences have prepared them to fulfill our commitment to inclusion.

Old Dominion University does not discriminate in admissions, treatment, employment or access to its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), political affiliation, veteran status, family medical and genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.