Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry



Posting Details

Posting Number: 0601067

Job Title: Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry

FLSA: Exempt

Position Type: Faculty

Duration of Position: Part Time

Work Location: San Antonio, TX

Department: Department of Science & Mathematics

Pay Rate: $3,000 per 3-credit course; $5,000 for 4-credit course with laboratory section

Job Summary/Basic Function: Part-time adjunct instructors needed for teaching CHEMISTRY courses for FALL 2017. Courses include General Chemistry I & II, their laboratory courses, or Organic Chemistry Laboratory I & II.

Course times are as follows: General Chemistry I, MWF 11-11:50 a.m. or TR 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; General Chemistry I Laboratory, M, T, or W, 2-4:45 p.m., or W 8-10:45 a.m.; General Chemistry II, MWF 2-2:50 p.m.; General Chemistry II Laboratory, T 11 a.m.- 1:45 p.m., or F 8-10:45 a.m.; Organic Chemistry I Laboratory, M 11 a.m.-1:45 p.m., or W 11 a.m.-1:45 p.m.; Organic Chemistry II Laboratory, T 8-10:45 a.m. or R 8-10:45 a.m.

Work Hours: Varies with course schedule.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is part of the Texas A&M University System and is a new institution in the established A&M system, serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The current enrollment is approximately 6,500.

Application Process:
Applicants must complete the Application/Faculty Form as well as upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae on our online employment system: https://employment.tamusahr.com/.

Applicants must submit a complete set of unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are not necessary to complete the initial application) to the address below.

Chemistry Adjunct Faculty Position
c/o Jennifer Ince
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
College of Arts & Sciences
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224

Only applicants who are invited for an interview will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters of recommendations should be written on letterhead, be less than one year old, and must bear the writer's actual signature. The letters of recommendation can be submitted electronically by the writer as a PDF attachment with the subject heading "Chemistry - Letter of Recommendation" to the Search Committee chair, Dr. G. R. Shelton at Bob.Shelton@tamusa.edu or sent through the mail to the address above.

The position is open until filled but review of applications will begin immediately.

If selected for the position, prior to issuing a letter of appointment, the official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, A&M-SA, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated.

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.
  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
  • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.


Posting Date: 07-27-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51957



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Qualifications

Education

Necessary Qualifications: An earned Master's degree in Chemistry or a related field from a regionally accredited institution.

18 graduate hours in Chemistry.

Preferred Qualifications: Working towards or has earned Ph.D. in Chemistry, or related field from a regionally accredited institution.

Experience

Necessary Qualifications: Experience and interest in teaching undergraduates in a college/university setting
Laboratory teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Broad training in chemistry

Interest in active and collaborative learning, the instructional use of technology, and hybrid and online teaching.

Experience with non-traditional commuter university setting.

Experience with a culturally diverse student body.

Other Requirements or Other Factors

Other Qualifications for Posting: Ability to work cooperatively with others and provide excellent customer service to students, employees and the community. Ability to multitask.



Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.

Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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