Posted May 6, 2022 Organic Chemistry Instructor Bard College is seeking an instructor for THREE sections of CHEM 201 Organic Chemistry for the Fall semester of 2022. Each section meets for 3-hours per week starting Aug 31st. Candidates must have a masters or PhD in chemistry. If interested, please send a resume to email@example.com. This position will remain open until filled.
Posted May 4, 2022 Adjunct Instructor in Organic Chemistry The Biomedical Science Department at Fei Tian College – Middletown, NY invites applications for an adjunct faculty position to teach Organic Chemistry lecture & lab (I and II) in the 2022- 2023 academic year. The teaching load as following: * Organic Chemistry lecture, 3 credits, two 75min classes per week * Organic Chemistry lab, 1 credit, one class of 2 hour and 45 min per week The candidate is expected to plan, organize, and teach in a manner that agrees with the College’s mission and values. He or she also commits to teaching effectiveness and excellence and keeps with the student-learning-centered practices and goals of the College.
Major responsibilities include: * Evaluating and selecting instructional materials such as textbooks, manuals, software, and tools in collaboration, as appropriate, with the Department. * Providing academic instruction to students through lecture and/or lab courses. * Observing and evaluating student performance in meeting course objectives, and student learning outcomes through assignments, projects, discussions, and examinations. * Providing feedback in a timely manner to student inquiries in class, online, or during established consultation office hours. * Maintaining current, accurate records of course enrollment, attendance, student academic progress, course curriculum, and student learning outcomes. * Preparing and submitting assessment data and reports related to course and student progress in a timely manner. * Effectively communicate with students, colleagues and other stakeholders in a composed and professional manner; contributing to a positive educational and working environment.
Qualifications (Education, Experience and Skills): * Minimum Master's degree, doctorate preferred, in chemistry or a closely-related field * Teaching experience on similar courses at the college level preferred * In person teaching is preferred * Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing * Organizational, record-keeping, and interpersonal skills * Ability to work independently and in a team environment * Positive and caring attitude and willingness to extend self to help students succeed * Ability to motivate students from a broad spectrum of backgrounds
Posted March 24, 2022 Visiting Professor The Department of Chemistry at Vassar College invites applications for a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Chemistry beginning Fall 2022.
AA Statement: Vassar College is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum, and promoting an environment of equality, inclusion, and respect for difference. Candidates who can contribute to this goal through their teaching, research, advising, and other activities are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in this area. Individuals from groups whose underrepresentation in the American professoriate has been severe and longstanding are particularly encouraged to apply.
About Vassar College: Vassar is a highly selective, coeducational liberal arts college of about 2400 undergraduates (no graduate students) located in the beautiful and historic Hudson Valley seventy-five miles north of New York City. The city of Poughkeepsie benefits from rich cultural diversity and from convenient commuter rail access to New York City. Vassar faculty are committed teachers/scholars who bring research and creative discovery to life for students in classrooms, labs, and studios and in individually mentored projects. They teach broadly in the curricula of their departments, advise students, and serve on college-wide and departmental committees. The College maintains a generous leave policy, provides strong support for research, and encourages multidisciplinary approaches to teaching.
Position Description: This is a two-year visiting assistant professor position for academic years 2022-2023 and 2023-2024. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Chemistry or a related field and a dedication to undergraduate education. The successful candidate will teach 5 general chemistry classes per year, some of which will be laboratories.
How to Apply: Candidates should submit: a letter of application, a CV, a graduate transcript (an unofficial copy is acceptable), and a 1-2 page statement of teaching philosophy that includes reflections on promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in the classroom. Candidates may submit separate 1-page teaching and diversity statements if they prefer. Candidates should also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be submitted.
Applications should be addressed to the Chemistry Department and emailed to Linda Ferraro at firstname.lastname@example.org. Address any questions to Alison Keimowitz by email at email@example.com. Review of applicant materials will continue until the position has been filled
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