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Visiting Instructor or Assistant Teaching Professor - Chemistry

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Visiting Instructor or Assistant Teaching Professor - Chemistry

The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Visiting Instructor or Assistant Teaching Professor - Chemistry.


Position Details LocationGulf Park

730 East Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, Mississippi, 39560
United States DivisionSchool of Mathematics and Natural Sciences Position TypeFaculty Employment StatusFull Time Grant FundedNo Posting Close DateOpen Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please upload your CV, unofficial transcripts and contact information for 3 references.

Job Summary

The School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at The University of Southern Mississippi is seeking applicants for the position of Visiting Instructor or Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor of Chemistry on the Gulf Park Campus. The successful candidate will provide instruction in freshman and sophomore chemistry classes and laboratories, supervise and coordinate chemistry laboratories, and advise students.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Teach 12 semester credit hours of freshman and sophomore Chemistry courses and laboratories.
  2. Supervise and teach Chemistry teaching laboratories
  3. Mentor teaching assistants in laboratories
  4. Teach on-line Chemistry courses and labs as needed.
  5. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications Master's degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry or Master's degree in a related field with 18 graduate credit hours in Chemistry.

Commitment to excellence in teaching.

Preferred Qualifications
Doctorate degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry or doctorate in a related field with 18 graduate credit hours in Chemistry. (Required for appointment at the rank of Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor.)

College teaching experience.

Experience teaching laboratory courses.

Experience in administrating laboratories.

Experience in teaching on-line classes.

About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites in central and southern Mississippi, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 130 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education's "R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high research activity" designation, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and sport venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 40 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of approximately 15,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 36 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading Mississippi with 24 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). For more information, visit www.usm.edu.

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.

 

 

 

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Posted: 5/24/2019
Application Due: 7/23/2019
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