Assistant Teaching Professor of Chemistry (General & Analytical)

Madison, NJ
Jun 07, 2021
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Drew University seeks applications for a full time non-tenure-track Assistant Teaching Professor in Chemistry beginning Fall Semester, 2021 with the possibility of renewal for the 2022-2023 academic year, pending initial performance and budgetary approval.

Key Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will teach courses and laboratories in General and Analytical Chemistry, as well as contribute to curricular development. Preference will be given to candidates that can also contribute Environmental Chemistry expertise to the Environmental Science program. Opportunities to gain experience in mentoring undergraduate researchers, advising students, and/or serving on college committees exist for interested candidates. Due to continuing health and safety concerns of Covid-19, creative remote learning approaches may need to be developed and utilized by the candidate in addition to effective in-person instruction.

The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in chemistry or a related discipline, with expertise in analytical chemistry. The successful candidate will also demonstrate a commitment to excellent undergraduate teaching with expertise and/or interest in student-centered pedagogies as well as the use of chemistry instrumentation and technology as instructional tools.

To apply, please forward the items below to [email protected]. Review of applications will begin March 19th, 2021 and proceed until the position is filled.

  • Cover letter
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Brief statement of teaching interests and philosophy
  • 3 letters of recommendation

About Drew University:
Drew University, located on a beautiful, wooded, 186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,100 students with 145 full-time faculty members. Over 35% of our undergraduate students are from underrepresented groups, and we were recently ranked 8th among baccalaureate institutions for the number of international students enrolled. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers bachelor’s degrees in 32 disciplines.

Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship and hands-on learning that successfully prepares students for their futures. Students regularly connect with local communities, and because of our proximity to New York City, we are home to multiple New York Semester experiences for our undergraduate students: Wall Street, United Nations, Contemporary Art, Communications and Media, Social Entrepreneurship, and New York Theatre. The University also houses the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti, the Center for Global Education, the Center for Civic Engagement, the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, and the United Methodist Archives and History Center. Drew also recently received a multi-year grant to transform teaching and learning in the humanities by incorporating emerging digital technologies, methods, and pedagogies.

To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, a successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. These positions are subject to a background check.

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