Chemistry, Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor
Job ID 2017-4582
Posted Date 2017-10-25
# of Openings 1
Org Number 010112
Division Provost Vice President
Job Type Faculty
Proposed Salary Range Commensurate with credentials and experience.
Targeted Job Start Date 8/1/2018
Hours Per Week 40
Weeks Per Year 52
Regular Workdays/Hours Monday through Friday
Special Instructions to Applicants
Transcripts for undergraduate and graduate degrees and degrees in progress, a teaching statement, and a research statement are required. Please submit your transcripts and statements under Optional Documents.
The College of Mathematics and Science currently has 135 full-time and over 75 part-time faculty in 7 academic departments. The College serves more than 3,600 undergraduate students in 26 majors and provides graduate programs in Biology, Applied Mathematical Sciences, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Engineering Physics, and Nursing. Accreditation/Certification is held by ABET, the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, the American Board of Funeral Service Education, and the American Chemical Society. UCO is an institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research. For further information see our website at http://www.uco.edu/cms.
Teaches, advises and mentors students, evaluates student performance, and maintains department and student records in accordance with university policies. Adheres to the educational philosophy of the university. Works in a collaborative manner with colleagues and professional peers. Participates in university meetings that relate specifically to faculty. Serves on department, college, and university committees as requested. Prepares departmental reports as requested. Engages in teaching, service, and scholarly and/or creative activities as defined by the tenure and promotion policy in the UCO Employee and Faculty Handbook. Teaching, research, departmental/school and university service is expected. This position is full-time, tenure-track position.
Department Specific Essential Job Functions
Duties include teaching day/evening undergraduate courses, scholarly activities, and service to the department, college and university.
Teaching, research, departmental/school and university service is expected. An earned doctorate degree awarded by a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution in the field specified in the position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs approval). **NOTE** If the doctorate is not obtained and submitted by the time of employment, the position rank will change to TT-Instructor.
Ph.D. required in Analytical Chemistry or related areas. ABD considered if verification of conferral is received by August 1, 2018. Ability to teach lower division quantitative analysis and upper division instrumental analysis Chemistry courses. Successful candidates will have higher-education teaching experience, an interest in guiding undergraduate research projects, and a willingness to collaborate with colleagues to advance the department.
Reports to the Chair of the Department and the Dean of the College.
Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required.
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.