Lecturer - Chemistry #000852

Cullowhee, North Carolina
Jun 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Information: The Department of Chemistry and Physics at Western Carolina University invites applications for a fixed-term Lecturer in Chemistry effective August 2017. Responsibilities include teaching chemistry lecture and laboratory courses, primarily at the introductory level. Candidates must have completed at least a master's degree in chemistry or a closely related discipline prior to the hire date. Prior teaching experience at the college level is preferred. Western Carolina University is a member institution of the University of North Carolina system and is located in a scenic valley near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, ca. 50 miles West of Asheville, NC. The position is open until filled.

Minimum Training & Experience Requirements: A master's degree in chemistry is required by the starting date. Degree must be from an appropriately accredited institution.

Preferred Qualifications: Prior teaching experience at the college level is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must apply on-line. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The online application must include the following: 1) a current curriculum vitae; 2) a cover letter; 3) a list of three references with complete contact information; 4) copy of transcripts for highest degree earned, and 5) a statement of teaching philosophy. For questions or additional information, please contact Dr. David Evanoff at devanoff@email.wcu.edu or at 828-227-3667.