Chemistry Adjunct Faculty

Job description

Position Title:

Chemistry Adjunct Faculty

Division:

Provost

Major Department:

College of Arts and Sciences

Department:

Chemistry Department

Location:

La Verne Central Campus

Job Description:

The University of La Verne is a private not-for-profit university founded in 1891 located in La Verne, California. The core values that we live by are Ethical Reasoning, Diversity and Inclusivity, Lifelong Learning and Community and Civic Engagement.

If you’re passionate about these values, join us at the University of La Verne!


The Chemistry Department accepts applications on an ongoing basis from individuals interested in assignments teaching part-time for the undergraduate chemistry program.

The successful candidate will be expected to provide instruction in a full range of Chemistry courses including, but not limited to: Introduction to Chemistry, General Chemistry, Topics in Modern Chemistry, Energy Issues, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, and associated laboratories.

Further information regarding the department curriculum and its faculty may be obtained from the departmental website at: https://artsci.laverne.edu/chemistry/

Required Qualifications:

Adjunct faculty candidates must have a Master’s degree in Chemistry or related field from a regionally-accredited institution with at least two (2) years of teaching experience at the collegiate-level.

or

Doctorate Degree in Chemistry or related field from a regionally-accredited institution.

or

The Equivalent. Certain combinations of education, experience, and other accomplishments in the field may be judged as equal to the stated minimum qualifications for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates who have prior teaching experience at the college or university level and who can furnish evidence of strong teaching.

Benefits Summary:

Below is a list of benefits and perks offered to Adjunct Faculty:

  • Benefit Hub (discount perks)
  • Free Parking
  • Adjunct Faculty Development Funds
  • Staff discounted lunches at the Spot
  • 10% off discount at the University of La Verne Bookstore and Graphics
  • Tuition Remission (Senior Adjuncts)
  • Contribution Retirement Plan (must meet hours) for Mandatory – Voluntary Contribution at anytime
  • Medical (must meet hours)
  • Utilize services offered at CTL and the wellness center.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion and clearance of a background check and employment verification.

U.S. News & World Report rates La Verne Online No. 1 in California for the third consecutive year and 24th best in the country. Washington Monthly’s 2016 “America’s Best Colleges for Adult Learners” rankings place La Verne No. 3 among private, 4-year institutions in California.
La Verne is Tier 1 in U.S. News 2017 “America’s Best Colleges” National University rankings for the seventh straight year, and again made Forbes “America’s Top Colleges” rating (WASC Accredited).

Posting Number:

AF050P

Job Open Date:

11/20/2020

Open Until Filled:

No

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/1/2020
Application Due: 1/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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