Assistant Professor in Residence, Chemistry
The Chemistry Department within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Connecticut, Stamford, invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position at the Assistant Professor in Residence level. The successful candidate will assist with teaching chemistry lecture and laboratory classes and take the lead in supporting lab preparation for the chemistry courses in collaboration with the other full-time faculty members. This position requires an individual with dynamic personality who can interact with undergraduate and graduate students in addition to faculty, and has the ability to work with Chemistry faculty across the branches and main campus at UConn.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry or closely related field; and experience teaching lecture and laboratory courses.
Knowledge of current safety practice, waste and hazard management and experience with environmental health and safety practice.
This position is a full-time, nine (9)-month appointment, with a start date of January 1, 2020. The position may be annually renewable based on performance, budget and needs of the department and college. Salary is competitive based upon qualifications and experience. The successful candidate’s primary academic appointment will be at the Stamford Campus.
Select “Apply Now” to be redirected to Academic Jobs Online to complete your application. Applications must include: a cover letter, the candidate’s detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, recent teaching evaluation by students, a commitment to diversity statement and the names and contact information of three (3) professional references. Screening of applications will proceed immediately.
For more information regarding the Department of Chemistry please visit our website at http://chemistry.uconn.edu.
Employment of the successful candidate is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search #2020116)
This position will be filled subject to budgetary approval.
All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics, which may be found at http://www.ct.gov/ethics/site/default.asp.
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