Instructor of Chemistry

Arkansas State University Jonesboro, Arkansas
up to $48,000 per year + benefits
Jun 18, 2019
Jul 18, 2019
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Arkansas State University is a rapidly growing institution located about 60 miles west of the Memphis metropolitan area.  The Department of Chemistry & Physics at Arkansas State University seeks an outstanding candidate to fill a full-time, 12 month, Instructor of Chemistry position beginning August 15, 2019.

Successful candidates will have at least a MS Chemistry degree, and will contribute will contribute to growth and development of the Department of Chemistry and Physics through undergraduate teaching and day-to-day operation of other essential departmental functions.  Duties include instructor of record of organic chemistry lab sections, development/refinement of appropriate undergraduate course/laboratory content in conjunction with other department faculty, management of the department stockroom and chemical inventory, and contribute to department 1) assessment activities, 2) chemical hygiene plan, and 3) other initiatives where appropriate.

Applicants are requested to electronically submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and the names and contact information (postal address, phone numbers, and email address) of three references to   position F00604.  Formal review of completed applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.  Requests for further information regarding the position should be directed to Dr. William Burns, Chair, Department of Chemistry & Physics, 

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