The Chemistry and Biochemistry Department of Nazareth University of Rochester, New York, invites applications for a one year renewable Lecturer position to begin August 2024. The department seeks candidates committed to inclusive pedagogy and excellence in undergraduate education at a comprehensive institution supporting both liberal arts curricula and professional programs. We expect educators with a commitment to affirming the core values of Nazareth College in developing equity minded and socially just leaders. Applicants should have a M.S. or Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physics, or a closely related field and experience educating diverse populations of students.
The Nazareth University Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is located in Peckham Hall, a 74,000 square foot facility for integrated math and science. Peckham Hall features state-of-the-art laboratories and facilities in addition to various updated instrumentation available for both research and teaching usage. For further information on the department and programs, please visit: https://www2.naz.edu/dept/chemistry
The successful candidate is expected to teach general chemistry, general physics (algebra based), or general science for non-majors. Primary teaching responsibilities include contributions to the first year chemistry program (General Chemistry and General Chemistry Lab), algebra based physics, or a general science lecture and lab.
Review of completed applications will begin January, 2024 and continue until the position is filled.
Complete applications will include:
• A cover letter
• A diversity statement
• A teaching philosophy
• A curriculum vitae
• Copy of graduate‐level transcripts
• The names and contact information for three professional references (including at least one that can address your teaching experience and one that can address your experience working with diverse groups.)
Applications should be submitted electronically through the Nazareth University Human Resources website at https://jobs.naz.edu/postings/3608
The salary range for the position is $51,682 - $60,802 per year
Nazareth University, an independent, comprehensive institution with 1900 undergraduate and 600 graduate students, prepares graduates to live and work as leaders in diverse communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth hires faculty who are committed to excellent teaching, student success, civic engagement, and who will champion diversity within the campus community and beyond. Nazareth strives to be both diverse and inclusive, addressing issues of power, privilege, and marginalization through curricular, co-curricular, scholarly, creative and support activities. The College is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city noted for world-class cultural and entertainment offerings and a fast-growing innovation economy. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged.