The Carlson School of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Clark University invites applications for a one-year, full-time visiting faculty position (open rank) to oversee Introductory Chemistry laboratory sections and teach a non-majors science course for the academic year of 2023-2024, starting in August 2023. We seek a passionate educator who will be responsible for managing the laboratory sections, supervising the graduate TAs, and presenting pre-lab lectures.
A Ph.D. in Chemistry or a closely related field by the date of appointment is required. Teaching experience in Introductory and/or Organic chemistry laboratories is a plus. Those interested in developing their careers as chemistry educators are encouraged to apply. Mentoring opportunities for the candidate in undergraduate teaching and research will be integrated with this position.
Clark University currently requires all employees and students to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Exemptions will be made for medical or disability reasons or religious beliefs, and could be made, at the sole discretion of the University, for other well-documented reasons.
Clark University embraces equal opportunity and affirmative action as core values: we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees, and our community. This commitment applies to every aspect of education, services, and employment policies and practices at Clark. Our commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring, and retention. All positions at Clark share the responsibility for building a community that values diversity and the uniqueness of others by exhibiting integrity and respect in interacting with all members of the Clark community to create an atmosphere of fairness and belonging.
We strongly encourage members from historically underrepresented communities, inclusive of all women, to apply. Additional information on the department is available at: https://www.clarku.edu/departments/chemistry/
To be considered for this position, you must submit your credentials online at https://clarku.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=160526.
Create a Clark University Careers Account and submit the following required documents for consideration:
• Cover letter
• Statement of teaching philosophy and summary of teaching experience and interests (not to
exceed two pages)
• Brief statement on promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in an undergraduate academic environment (not to exceed two pages)
• Contact information for three references
The review of applications on a rolling basis will begin on May 1, 2023.
Inquiries regarding this position should be directed to Professor Huo, Chair of the Search Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.