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Clayton State University Regular/Temporary:
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About Us Located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta, Clayton State University offers employees a diverse environment that fosters both professional and personal development. The University is committed to cultivating an environment of engaged, experienced-based learning, enriched by active community service. Clayton State offers multiple Bachelor and Master Degree programs, which currently enrolls over 6,900 students in challenging campus and on-line courses.The campus is situated just 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on 214 beautiful acres, making access to the metropolitan area a breeze. We have been named a Top Workplace in Atlanta by the Atlanta-Journal Constitution for six consecutive years. And we also were named one of 79 higher education institutions across the nation in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of 2017 Great Colleges to Work For. For additional information about the Department of Chemistry and Physics, visit http://www.clayton.edu/chemistry-physics
The Department of Chemistry and Physics in the College of Arts and Sciences at Clayton State University is seeking applicants for a Lecturer of Chemistry position. The position is an academic year, renewable appointment that reports to the Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Physics. The successful candidate will ideally begin on January 1, 2022, but a start date of August 1, 2022 will be considered. Salary will be commensurate with experience and competitive with comparable programs. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, proof of authorization to work in the U.S. will be required at the time of hire.
- Teach the lower-level chemistry sequences for STEM majors and for allied health majors.
- Participate in service to Department, School, University and community.
- Serve as a career mentor for chemistry and pre-professional students.
Minimum qualification is a MS candidate in chemistry or related sciences and that candidates holding a PhD in Chemistry or related areas will be considered including ABD candidate.
- Ability to teach a wide range of undergraduate chemistry courses and science for non-science majors courses, including laboratories
- The ability and desire to teach introductory chemistry courses.
- The ability and desire to teach upper-level chemistry courses in area of expertise.
- Successful college teaching experience
- Experience with diverse student populations
- A commitment to diversity
- Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
- Experience in and ability to utilize technology in teaching and/or implementing courses using the internet.
Apply Before Date
Applications received by Oct. 15, 2021 are assured full consideration. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Underrepresented groups, including women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a brief description of research interests, unofficial transcripts, and the contact information for three current references.
Conditions of Employment Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Clayton State University, as determined by Clayton State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.
Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Clayton State University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Sections 503, and 504, AREA, ADA, E.O. 11246, and Rev. Proc. 75-50). Clayton State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Clayton State University Office of Human Resources at (678) 466-4230. Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Disability Resource Center at: (678) 466-5445