50% Part-Time Instructor/Assistant Professor of General-Organic Chemistry, Starting 9/1/17

Galloway, New Jersey
Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Mar 30, 2017
JOB ID#1300 / #001057
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Founded in 1969, Stockton University, New Jersey’s Distinctive Public University, is also one of America’s most distinctive public universities, consistently ranking among the nation’s finest educational institutions and among the top ten public Master’s institutions in the Northeast. Stockton proudly offers the academic, technological, and cultural advantages of a large institution combined with the community spirit of a small liberal arts college. Stockton is noted for combining an outstanding interdisciplinary approach to graduate and undergraduate education with all the qualities of an outstanding employer. We offer a unique vibrant working environment, a wealth of work related opportunities and outstanding employee benefits.  Stockton is committed to attracting, encouraging and retaining a qualified workforce to support the mission of the University.    The University is located in the Pinelands National Reserve in southern New Jersey, about one hour from Philadelphia, two hours from New York City, three hours from the Baltimore/Washington area, and 20 minutes from Atlantic City.  The University’s location, active, stimulating campus life and diverse community make Stockton University a great place to work!

The Chemistry Program of Stockton University is seeking to fill a one-half, part-time position at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level in the areas of General and Introductory Organic Chemistry.  This position is renewable upon positive recommendation of the Chemistry Program.

Responsibilities:  Teaching responsibilities will include General or Organic Chemistry lecture and/or laboratory sections at the introductory level.  Teaching load is 12 teaching credit hours per academic year, with lecture courses carrying 4 teaching credit hours and laboratories 2 teaching credit hours.  Evening teaching responsibilities are possible.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field is required for appointment as an Assistant Professor. ABD or Master’s degree in Chemistry or related area required for appointment as Instructor.  Teaching experience in introductory courses of General and Organic Chemistry is a plus.  We seek a colleague who is committed to teaching excellence in a liberal arts environment.  Stockton is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and student body.

Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply please visit: https://stockton.hiretouch.comOnly electronic documents will be accepted.  Please complete the on-line application in addition to providing the following required documents.  All required documents must be submitted in order for your application to move forward.

  1. A letter of application
  2. A current resume
  3. A brief statement of your teaching philosophy and research goals
  4. Three confidential letters of recommendation
  • All offers of employment are contingent upon a favorable background check.
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