Instructor, Chemistry and Biochemistry - 603180

Flagstaff, Arizona
$35,000 per academic year.
May 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Instructor, Chemistry and Biochemistry - 603180                       

Northern Arizona University’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is currently seeking a non-tenure eligible instructor. Appointment beginning August 21, 2017 and ending May 11, 2018. The instructor will be responsible for teaching labs on their own as well as supervising Teaching Assistants (TAs) to teach lower division introductory labs in organic and general chemistry.  Instructor responsibilities will include teaching labs, preparing quizzes and lab lectures, grading lab notebooks and reports, maintaining student records, monitoring lab safety, running lab instruments, and supervising TAs.  The instructor will also be responsible for assuring that necessary reagents and supplies are ready for labs.  A typical work load will involve teaching 3 lab sections independently and supervising TAs to teach 5 additional sections.  The position will include several evening labs. The position maybe renewed pending satisfactory job performance, availability of funding, and program needs.

Minimum Qualifications: Conferred B.S. or B.A. degree by August 21, 2017. At least 2 semesters of prior teaching experience at Northern Arizona University as a TA in CHM 151L, 152L, or 235L. At least 1 semester of TA experience in the past 3 years. Completed CHM295 or 595, Lab Safety and Supervision, with a grade of A or B.

Annual Salary: $35,000 per academic year.

Application Deadline: This position will be closed on June 9, 2017 and review of applications will begin on that day.

Please see for full job descriptions and details on how to apply online!  NAU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.