Academic Lab Assistant

Position Details

Advertising/Posting Title Academic Lab Assistant Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
The primary function of this position entails facilitating and instructing multiple sections of general chemistry laboratory and recitation. This includes preparing for recitation and lab, conducting recitation sessions and lab sections, holding office hours, attending course trainings and meetings, grading lab work, and assisting with the course exam proctoring and grading.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry and one year related laboratory experience required. Thorough understanding of general chemistry concepts and general chemistry laboratory methods required.
Desirable Qualifications
Prior teaching experience.
Other Information
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Vermont is seeking part-time Academic Lab Assistants for the 2017-18 Academic Year. There will be two part-time positions to be filled; please apply to this posting to be considered for both positions.

Please note this position is .75 FTE for a 9-month term for August 16, 2017 - May 15, 2017. Possibility of renewal based on continued need.

Applicants are asked to apply online at Please attach a resume/cv, cover letter and contact information for three professional references.
Special Conditions A probationary period may be required, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees Category Job Type Part-time FLSA Non-Exempt Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 29600.00 Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 56240.00 Staff Hiring Band No Response Staff Union Code NU

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
Job Open Date 07/19/2017 Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled No

Position Information

Position Title Lab Research Technician Posting Number S1227PO Department Chemistry/52090 Position Number 00024529 Employee FTE .75 Employee Term 9

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    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
    Optional Documents
    1. Curriculum Vitae
    2. Other Document (1)
    3. Other Document (2)
    4. Other Document (3)
    5. Other Document (4)

    The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.