Part-Time Lecturer - CHEMISTRY: Physical Chemistry Lab

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CHEMISTRY: Physical Chemistry Lab

Part-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)

Tufts University, Department of Chemistry is seeking a part-time lecturer to teach our undergraduate Physical Chemistry II lab in spring 2019. The lab uses components and instruments to make physical measurements to illustrate the quantum behavior of light and matter. The instructor is responsible for setting up necessary equipment prior to the lab and ensuring its proper operation, presenting a pre-laboratory discussion/demonstration and supervising students during one lab period each week, and student assessment. The position will start on January 15, 2019.

Qualifications: Individuals must possess a Ph.D. or have advanced doctoral training in Chemistry and have experience with experimental physical measurements. Prior teaching experience is strongly preferred. Commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching is required. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys working closely with talented students, who possesses the ability to explain concepts in Physical Chemistry to students with broad educational backgrounds, and whose expertise with instrumentation supports their teaching.

Application requirements: All applications are submitted via Interfolio, at . Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and two confidential letters of reference, submitted directly by the authors, and uploaded to Interfolio. Evaluation of candidates will begin December 15, 2018, and continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position can be addressed to Justin Cronin at [email protected] For more information on the department, please visit our website at

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Posted: 12/3/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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