TEACH YOUR PASSION.
Bring your enthusiasm as an instructor to Harper College, where your work can have its greatest impact upon individuals from a wide variety of cultures. Feel the elation, as our students take your desire for excellence and make it their own.
We welcome you to inspire others, contribute to your profession, and enjoy the collegial setting, and advanced technological resources of Harper. Teach more than your discipline. Teach your passion.
CHEMISTRY FULL TIME TENURE TRACK FACULTY
Harper College, a large community college in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, is currently accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Chemistry.
Primary responsibilities include teaching 15 contact-hours and maintaining 10 office hours per week for student consultation; maintaining highest possible standards of classroom instruction; applying innovative teaching and learning pedagogies; using chemistry-related software technologies in the classroom; and demonstrating an understanding of current trends within the field of chemistry education.
We are seeking candidates who will demonstrate the following: enthusiasm for teaching; strong knowledge of chemistry; ability to tailor pedagogy to engage students at all course levels, from introductory through organic chemistry; significant leadership qualities at the departmental, institutional, state, and national levels; and commitment to development of curriculum. Opportunities exist for mentoring an undergraduate research group involved in original research.
- At least a Master’s degree in Chemistry or Chemistry-related field with at least 18 graduate hours in chemistry; PhD in Chemistry or Chemistry-related field preferred.
- Post-secondary teaching experience required.
- Two years of community college teaching experience preferred.
- Organic chemistry teaching experience preferred.
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Harper College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strive to create an inclusive learning and working environment where individual differences and identities are respected, valued and embraced. We encourage women, people from historically underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply.