Teaching Instructor, Senior Teaching Instructor, Teaching Assistant Professor, Teaching Associate Professor
Position Number: 935568
Vacancy Open to: All Candidates
Department: AAH Chemistry
Department Homepage: https://chemistry.ecu.edu/
Advertising Department: CHEMISTRY, DEPT OF
Division: Academic Affairs
Classification Title: Teaching Instructor, Senior Teaching Instructor, Teaching Assistant Professor, Teaching Associate Professor
Full Time or Part Time: Full Time
Position Location (City): Greenville
Job Category: Faculty (Teaching)
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Chemistry currently has 27 full-time faculty members with interests that span the traditional fields of chemistry (analytical, biochemistry, inorganic, organic, and physical) with numerous cross-cutting collaborations with faculty from the Departments of Biology, Physics, Psychology, and the Brody School of Medicine. We are a student-centered department that offers a Bachelor of Arts (B.A. Chemistry), two Bachelor of Science degrees (B.S. Chemistry and B.S. Biochemistry (Chemistry Concentration)), a Masters of Science degree, and a Doctoral Program (Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in Biology, Biomedicine, and Chemistry). The Department of Chemistry has about 200 majors currently, graduating 256 B.A. Chemistry, 104 B.S. Chemistry, 27 B.S. Biochemistry, 48 M.S. Chemistry and 4 PhD candidates between 2016-2021. The department has a strong history of high-quality teaching and mentoring, recognized with numerous teaching awards, and a strong profile in professional development, workforce development and best educational practices.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities for all, the Department actively encourages members from all groups underrepresented in higher education to submit applications. In addition to the above-mentioned ADI and CUREs, the department has multiple initiatives shown to improve access and student success for our diverse student body. The department utilizes Undergraduate Learning Assistants and Undergraduate Teaching Assistants, shown to improve access, attitudes towards science, presentation skills and content knowledge. The department is moving to the Chemistry, Life, the Universe and Everything (CLUE) curriculum this fall, shown to impact student success. Our NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates brings a diverse group of students to campus which expands the perspectives of our current students. A newly named Distinguished Professor will make broader community outreach a focus of her efforts.
Minimum qualifications for appointment as a Teaching Instructor or Senior Teaching Instructor include a MS in Chemistry or closely related field from an appropriately accredited institution. Minimum qualifications for appointment as a Teaching Assistant Professor or Teaching Associate Professor include a PhD in Chemistry or closely related field from an appropriately accredited institution.
License or Certification required by statute or regulation:
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:
Preferred qualifications for the position include: (a) a Ph.D. in Chemistry or closely related field, (b) experience in coordination of General Chemistry or Organic Chemistry laboratories, and © demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring.
License or Certification required by the Department:
Special Instructions to Applicant:
Job Open Date: 07/11/2022
Job Close Date: 07/27/2022
Open Until Filled: No
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