Adjunct-Chemistry & Biochemistry Department

Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton
Closing date
Aug 18, 2021

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Job location: Boca Raton

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2021-06-28
Req: REQ10533
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Position Summary:

The College of Science at Florida Atlantic University seeks scholars who are committed to supporting the learning needs of students from diverse backgrounds and to engaging communities underrepresented in higher education. Florida Atlantic University is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. Florida Atlantic University embodies a culture of strategic and collaborative community engagement that results in mutual benefit to the institution and the diverse internal and external communities that it serves.

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Florida Atlantic University seeks qualified applicants for a non-tenure-track, nine-month, part-time, temporary adjunct position to begin in August 2021 to teach undergraduate classes in Analytical Chemistry.

Florida Atlantic University, a public university in Boca Raton, Florida is recognized as one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation with five satellite campuses in the Florida cities of Dania Beach, Davie, Fort Lauderdale, Jupiter and in Fort Pierce at the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution.

With over 30,000 students the university is continuing to build nationally recognized research programs while maintaining excellence in teaching.

The position is based on the main campus in Boca Raton, Florida, a vibrant community in South Florida located about a mile from the Atlantic Ocean.

The Adjunct will teach lecture and laboratory courses in Analytical Chemistry and possibly other lower division chemistry courses and may also include supervision of teaching assistants. Additional summer teaching may be available pending department needs and budget approval; however, summer assignments are not guaranteed.

For questions or additional information about this position, please contact the Department Chair, Dr. Predrag Cudic at

Minimum Qualifications:

A Ph.D. from an accredited institution in chemistry and college-level teaching experience, of at least one academic year, lecture, or laboratory, in chemistry or a closely related discipline are required.

Degree required at time of application.

Individuals with supervisory experience are preferred.

Applicants are expected to demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching.


$1,500 per credit

College or Department:

College of Science


Boca Raton

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Application Deadline:


Special Instructions to Applicant:

This position is open until filled and may close without prior notice.

All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted position on the Office of Human Resources' job website ( by completing the required employment application for this recruitment and submitting the related documents.

The site permits the attachment of required/requested documentation. In addition to completing the online application, please upload the following: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of reference and copies of official transcripts scanned into an electronic format.

Confidential letters of reference to Department Chair, Dr. Predrag Cudic at: [email protected]

PLEASE NOTE: A maximum of five (5) documents may be attached to your application. If more than five (5) documents are required for submission, please combine additional documents into one attachment to not exceed the maximum permitted.

Degrees from outside the United States must be validated by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES), with an indication of the documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts, diplomas, dissertation abstracts). The evaluation should be scanned and electronically attached to one's application as with other US-based transcripts.

Prior to appointment, the candidate must submit official, sealed transcripts from all institutions where graduate coursework was attempted, whether or not a degree was obtained, as well as an original NACES evaluation, if applicable. Transcripts must be issued to Florida Atlantic University not to you as the student.

A background check will be required for the candidate selected for this position. This position is subject to funding.

Individuals requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. 711

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