May 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description: The Department of Chemistry at East Carolina University seeks applications to fill a Teaching Instructor or Teaching Assistant Professor position beginning on August 14, 2017. This fixed-term faculty position is for the 2017-2018 academic year, with the possibility of subsequent appointments. The Department of Chemistry has 27 research and teaching faculty; it offers BS, BA and MS degrees and a PhD through participation in the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in the Biological Sciences (IDPBS). While the primary duties of the position will be to teach four courses per semester or the equivalent, and excellence in teaching is expected, synergy with one or more key research, service, or educational missions of the department is also expected. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities for all, the Department actively encourages members from all groups underrepresented in higher education to submit applications.

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum qualifications include a Master's degree in Chemistry or closely related field, such as Biochemistry, or Chemical or Science Education, from an appropriately accredited institution.

Special Instructions to Applicants: To apply, go to www.jobs.ecu.edu and complete a candidate profile and submit a detailed cover letter of interest, a current CV, and a statement of teaching experience and philosophy; in addition, have three current letters of recommendation sent to Dr. Eli Hvastkovs, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, 300 Science and Technology Bldg, Mail Stop 552, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858. Proper documentation of identity and employability, and an official graduate transcript, are required at the time of employment. Screening will begin June 14, 2017 and continue until filled. For questions, please contact Dr. Eli Hvastkovs, Teaching Instructor or Teaching Assistant Professor Position, at hvastkovse@ecu.edu or (252) 328-9767.

Date Initial Screening Begins: 06-14-2017

Job Close Date: Open Until Filled