Visiting Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Organic ChemistrySchool/Division:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesOffice:Department of ChemistryFull-Time or Part-Time:Full-TimeAbout HofstraHofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:Hofstra University ( invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Organic Chemistry beginning September 1, 2021. Hofstra is a selective private university located 25 miles from New York City, providing excellent opportunities for collaboration with nearby universities and national lab facilities. The position includes teaching Organic Chemistry lecture and lab. The Chemistry department offers undergraduate degrees in Chemistry, Biochemistry and Forensic Science. Teaching load is typically between 2 and 3 courses per semester: typical class size 10-50. Competitive salary, excellent benefits.Qualifications:A PhD in Organic Chemistry or related field is required by time of employment. Successful candidates must also demonstrate how they will contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) within the Department through a brief statement describing their plans to incorporate DEI into their teaching, mentorship, and service.Application Instructions:All complete applications received by June 5 will receive full consideration. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Submit cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy, DEI statement and unofficial transcripts in one PDF file and email to [email protected]

Arrange for three letters of recommendation addressed to Dr. William F. Nirode, Chair, Chemistry Department, and email to [email protected]
Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:Open until filledDate Posted: 04/21/2021Posting Number: 896743




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Posted: 4/22/2021
Application Due: 7/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time