Chemistry: Lecturer in General Chemistry (80%)
Job ID 14267
Location UW Eau Claire;Eau Claire, WI
Full/Part Time Part-Time
POSITION: A part-time, instructional academic staff position is available in the Department of Chemistry with an emphasis in general chemistry for the 2018-2019 academic year beginning August 20, 2018. The official title Lecturer. This is a one-semester appointment with salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
QUALIFICATIONS: A master’s degree in chemistry or related field is required from a regionally accredited institution. The following will be considered assets: evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level; demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.
DUTIES: Teach up to 12 contact hours per week of general chemistry labs.
THE UNIT: The Department of Chemistry at UW-Eau Claire has 16 full-time faculty members and is ACS-certified. The department has a mission of providing high-quality undergraduate instruction in the chemical sciences through a combination of coursework and collaborative research. The Department of Chemistry emphasizes first-rate classroom teaching at all levels, along with undergraduate research activities that result in peer-reviewed presentations and publications.
UNIVERSITY and EAU CLAIRE COMMUNITY: UW-Eau Claire, an institution of approximately 11,500 students and 1,200 faculty and staff, is consistently recognized as a top comprehensive university in the Midwest and is widely known as a leader in faculty-undergraduate research and study abroad. We strive for excellence in liberal education and select graduate and professional programs through commitment to teaching and learning and dedication to our core values of diversity, sustainability, leadership, and innovation. More information is available at the Chemistry department website.
The City of Eau Claire, situated at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers, is at the center of a metropolitan area of approximately 100,000 people located 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul. The area features beautiful parks and trails, strong public schools, a vibrant arts scene and local food culture, and abundant recreational opportunities.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications are submitted electronically. Please follow instructions found on the following UW-Eau Claire Web site: http://www.uwec.edu/Employment/uweccareers.htm. You must create an account and login before you can apply. If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process. If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login." Click the link to the Chemistry: Lecturer in General Chemistry position (Job ID # 14267) and then click the "Apply Now" button to submit your application electronically. Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed. Please be sure you have included the following in PDF format:
- Letter of application
- Curriculum vita
- Unofficial graduate school transcript
- Names and contact information for three references.
Please direct requests for additional information to: ChemFacSearch@uwec.edu
To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by May 16, 2018. However, screening may continue until position is filled. The university reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process. A criminal background check is required prior to employment.
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