Position Title:Chemistry & Biochemistry: Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Fall 2022 Job Category:Faculty Department:Chemistry - 3010140 Division:Academic Affairs Required Documents:Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2 Position Statement:
Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 26 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.
GGC invites applicants for a faculty position at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level starting August 1, 2022 in Chemistry & Biochemistry with expertise in the area of Fermentation Science, Food Science or related field. Individuals with industry experience are strongly encouraged to apply. Applications received by March 1, 2022, will receive full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to the development and implementation of a proposed Fermentation Science track within the Chemistry major program that meets the needs of regional biochemical industries. Teaching of introductory and upper-level chemistry courses and laboratories is required with an emphasis on teaching fermentation science. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education, student engagement and research, as well as service to the college and community. GGC is an institution that values innovative teaching, advising and mentoring (advising and mentoring is expected of all faculty). The Chemistry discipline is interested in candidates who value working with students from diverse backgrounds and who have a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for all students regardless of background. The candidate will be expected to perform additional duties, as assigned.
In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive three or five year renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be approved. For more information about our college, please visit our website at www.ggc.edu.Salary
Commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits. Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:Minimum
M.S. degree for Instructor, Doctorate (Ph.D.) degree for Assistant, Associate and Full Professors. Examples of degrees considered include Chemistry, Biochemistry, Food Science, Fermentation Science, Chemical Engineering, and Biotechnology or related areas.
Position Disclosure:Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state. Physical Requirements
Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions. Work Hours:Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends). Position Status:Full-Time FLSA:Exempt