Instructor and Coordinator - Chemistry

Location
Tarleton State Univ, Stephenville
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
Oct 06, 2020
Closes
Dec 05, 2020
Field of specialization
General / Technical
Work Function
Teaching-Undergraduate
Job Type
Full time

Chemistry Instructor and Coordinator- Introductory Labs:

The Department of Chemistry, Geosciences, and Physics at Tarleton State University, in Stephenville, Texas, invites applications for a non-tenure track permanent Instructor and Coordinator of Chemistry (9 month) starting Fall 2021. The successful candidate will support the Chemistry program through engaging, student-centered teaching, and actively contribute to service and outreach initiatives that advance the department, college, and university. Candidates will be expected to instruct in introductory chemistry courses and laboratories, and be competent in face-to-face and online instruction. Candidate will be essential in the management of day-to-day activities in the introductory chemistry laboratories, including scheduling, teaching assistant recruitment and training, and conflict resolution. All application submissions must be made electronically through Tarleton’s employment site, https://www.tarleton.edu/jobs/.

Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. Position availability is contingent on budgetary approval. Tarleton State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer. As a member of the Texas A&M System, Tarleton will provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity and will strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity through the Texas A&M System.

Required Qualification: Candidates must hold a Master’s Degree in chemistry or a related field at the time of employment. Must demonstrate potential for outstanding teaching, and strong verbal and written communication skills. Physical activity will involve sitting, standing, bending, climbing stairs and walking, 20/20 corrected eyesight, and occasional lifting of moderate loads (50 lbs).

Preferred Qualifications: Experience and ability to teach additional courses from wider background is preferred, but not essential. Prior experience in managing introductory chemistry labs preferred.