Lecturer - Chemistry

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Clemson University: College of Science: Chemistry
Lecturer - Chemistry

Location: Clemson, SC

The Department of Chemistry at Clemson University invites applications for a full-time Lecturer position that begins August 15, 2021. The position involves teaching general chemistry with the possibility organic chemistry.

The goal of the General and Organic Chemistry courses is to provide students with the foundational knowledge that enables success in higher level courses and ultimately STEM related careers. For further information regarding the Chemistry Department and its programs, please visit the web site https://www.clemson.edu/science/departments/chemistry/.

Clemson University has recently completed its Clemson Forward plan with strategic focus on advancing our doctoral programs and strengthening our research and scholarly impact while still preserving the outstanding signature undergraduate experience that is at the heart of Clemson. The Clemson Forward plan directed the building of a new world-class College of Science that harnesses the disciplines of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Genetics and Biochemistry, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, and Physics & Astronomy to solve tomorrow's greatest challenges. Clemson has achieved the highest Carnegie research designation (Very High, R1). Clemson Forward has at its core the mission of inclusive excellence in our students and faculty that will help Clemson ascend to a top 20 public university and a model for the 21st Century land grant university.

South Carolina's highest-ranked national university is located at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains and surrounded by Lake Hartwell and the Clemson Experimental Forest. A top-25 public university with a reputation for excellence, Clemson University provides a hands-on education - in the lab, in the classroom and in the field. Academic programs lay the groundwork for innovative research, and real-world experiences carry forward to rewarding careers. This strikingly beautiful campus enjoys a temperate and pleasant climate. We welcome applications and nominations of outstanding scholar-educators to come join the Clemson Family.

The College of Science advances the life, physical, and mathematical sciences as it mobilizes curiosity-driven faculty and students through innovative academic programs and research, including transdisciplinary research at the intersection of many fields.

The University, the Department of Chemistry are committed to building a community of inclusive excellence, where faculty scholars are dedicated to working and teaching in a multi-cultural environment (http://www.clemson.edu/inclusion/). In addition, the college is supportive of the needs of dual career couples.


Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in chemistry or chemical education. A demonstrated interest in teaching first-year undergraduate students is essential, as well as the ability to emphasize conceptual understanding of important chemical concepts and problem solving.


Applicants should electronically submit a complete application via Interfolio that includes curriculum vitae; a letter of application; a teaching statement; unofficial transcript; and three letters of recommendation.

For full consideration, please apply by June 25, 2021. Review of applications will begin on immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please use the following Interfolio URL http://apply.interfolio.com/88555.

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.





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Posted: 6/7/2021
Application Due: 8/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time