The Department of Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a Teaching Assistant Professor. Primary responsibilities include innovative teaching in courses spanning the first two years of our chemistry curriculum. We welcome applications from outstanding future educators in all disciplines, especially those with interests in teaching biochemistry and supervising an advanced biochemistry laboratory. Applicants must have completed a PhD in Chemistry or a related field, must have demonstrated excellence in teaching lecture or laboratory courses, and have an interest in advancing educational innovation. This position is a full-time, benefits eligible, 9-month, fixed-term faculty position with an initial appointment of four years.
The University and Department prepare talented students from different perspectives and life experiences to become creators, explorers, entrepreneurs, and leaders. The Department is proud of our institutional mission to teach both hard and soft skills as we engage a diverse community of undergraduate students. We welcome applications from candidates who are committed to advancing our goals, espoused here https://chem.unc.edu/diversity/. The Department is committed to strong, formal mentorship. We seek candidates who will develop engaging, evidence-based, inclusive teaching programs, and who will excel in cooperative teaching of large-enrollment undergraduate courses.