Visiting Instructor/Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Location
Galloway, New Jersey
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience
Posted
Aug 09, 2017
Ref
Job ID: #1354 / #101057
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Founded in 1969, Stockton University, New Jersey’s Distinctive Public University, is also one of America’s most distinctive public universities, consistently ranking among the nation’s finest educational institutions and among the top ten public Master’s institutions in the Northeast. Stockton proudly offers the academic, technological, and cultural advantages of a large institution combined with the community spirit of a small liberal arts college. Stockton is noted for combining an outstanding interdisciplinary approach to graduate and undergraduate education with all the qualities of an outstanding employer. We offer a unique vibrant working environment, a wealth of work related opportunities and outstanding employee benefits.  Stockton is committed to attracting, encouraging and retaining a qualified workforce to support the mission of the University.    The University is located in the Pinelands National Reserve in southern New Jersey, about one hour from Philadelphia, two hours from New York City, three hours from the Baltimore/Washington area, and 20 minutes from Atlantic City.  The University’s location, active, stimulating campus life and diverse community make Stockton University a great place to work!

The Chemistry Program of Stockton University is seeking to fill a one year visiting position at the Assistant Professor or Instructor level in the areas of General and Introductory Organic Chemistry. Classes for the Fall 2017 semester begin Tuesday, September 5th and faculty are expected to return to campus on Thursday, September 1st.

Responsibilities:

  • Teaching responsibilities will include General or Organic Chemistry lecture and/or laboratory sections at the introductory level.
  • Teaching load is 12 teaching credit hours per academic year, with lecture courses carrying 4 teaching credit hours and laboratories 2 teaching credit hours.
  • Evening teaching responsibilities are possible.
  • We seek a colleague who is committed to teaching excellence in a liberal arts environment. 
  • Demonstrate, through past accomplishments and actions, the ability to support Stockton University’s diversity commitment and strong student-centered vision and mission.

Qualifications for Instructor Level:

  • ABD or Master’s degree in Chemistry or related area required for appointment as instructor.

Qualifications for Assistant Professor Level:

  • A Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field is required for appointment as an Assistant Professor.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience in introductory courses of General and Organic Chemistry is a plus.

Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply please visit: https://stockton.hiretouch.comOnly electronic documents will be accepted.  Please complete the on-line application in addition to providing the following required documents.  All required documents must be submitted in order for your application to move forward.  You may upload documents using; Word, PDF or Videos either as one single file or as individual attachments.

  1. A letter of interest describing specific skills and experiences
  2. A curriculum vitae
  3. A one-page statement of teaching philosophy
  4. A list of 3 references (included in the application): Name, Company, Email address and Telephone
  • All offers of employment are contingent upon a favorable background check.
  • Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should contact: Sharon Hunt, Recruitment Manager at 609-652-4384.
  • In accordance with the New Jersey First Act P.L. 2011 c.70, effective September 1, 2011, new public employees in certain positions are required to obtain New Jersey residency within one (1) year of employment. Applicants must meet the requirements listed.
  • Prospective employees may access the Annual Security Report for the University at www.stockton.edu/campuspolice or contact the Campus Police department at 609-652-4378 to request a hard copy of the report.
  • Stockton University is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants, visit; http://www.stockton.edu/affirmative_action.  Additionally, pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Stockton University prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex (i.e., which includes but is not limited to the prohibition of sexual misconduct and relationship violence, including sexual assault and harassment) in all of its educational programs and activities.