Augustana University seeks to fill a nontenure track, full-time position in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August, 2022.
Primary Responsibilities: (1) Instruction of general chemistry, and either organic chemistry or inorganic chemistry courses (lecture and laboratory) for majors and non-majors, (2) instruction of nonmajor chemistry courses (lecture), and (3) academic advising of students in chemistry and biochemistry This position includes a heavy laboratory component. Successful applicants will have a demonstrated dedication to undergraduate education, a commitment to innovative and excellent teaching, the capability to adhere to the timelines of a rigorous curriculum, and the ability to meet the flexible instructional needs of the Department. Summer teaching opportunities outside of the base teaching load may be available. Research/scholarship is not an expectation for the position.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in Chemistry. Candidates with post-doctoral training and a strong record of undergraduate instruction in chemistry are preferred.
Salary: Salary is competitive and dependent upon qualifications; excellent fringe benefits are offered.
Closing Date: Review of applications will begin on May 15th, 2022.
Interacting with students, faculty and leadership with different backgrounds and points of view and a deep appreciation of and respect for academic values and culture must be a top value of the candidate.
Application Procedure: Please send: (1) a cover letter, (2) a statement of teaching philosophy, (3) a statement on your commitment to diversity (how you worked to promote diversity, equity and inclusion in your previous position and how you plan to continue to do so at Augustana), (4) copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, (5) a curriculum vita, (6) a completed Augustana University employment application, (7) and three letters of reference electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact Augustana University Human Resources with questions: Liz Soukup, Employment Specialist, email@example.com, 605-274-4107.
For more information about the department please see the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry web page: http://www.augie.edu/academics/chemistry