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Adjunct Faculty, Introduction to Chemistry

Dominican University of California
San Rafael

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Adjunct Faculty, Introduction to Chemistry

Job Details
Job Location : Main Campus - SAN RAFAEL, CA
Position Type : Faculty - Adjunct

Position Summary
Dominican University of California is seeking an adjunct professor with expertise in Chemistry to teach CHEM 1500 Introduction to Chemistry.

  • Teach Chemistry lecture(s) and/or lab course(s), we offer courses for science majors as well as non-science majors at the undergraduate level.
  • Assign and grade student work to provide feedback to students
  • Mentor and advise students on the progress of their projects and coursework
  • Uphold academic performance standards and integrity

  • Course Description

    CHEM 1500/Lecture/1 - Introduction to Chemistry

    This course is designed to introduce students to a variety of fundamental concepts in chemistry while developing a set of core mathematical and problem solving skills necessary for success in subsequent chemistry courses. Topics include: measurements, energy and matter, atoms and elements, compounds and their bonds, chemical quantities and reactions, solutions, and gas laws.

    Required Qualifications
  • Masters or PhD in chemistry or related science discipline.
  • Google Suite: Docs, Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Sheets, and Slides
  • Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Zoom
  • Digital Camera

  • Preferred Qualifications
  • A proven track record of successful teaching, we are primarily an undergraduate teaching institution.
  • Ability to potentially teach other science courses.

  • Additional Position Information
  • Priority will be given to applications submitted by August 19, 2022; however additional applications may be considered until the position is filled
  • Must be willing to consent to a background check

  • For More Information Contact:

    Dr. Diara Spain, Chair, Dept of Natural Sciences

    Dominican University of CA

    50 Acacia Avenue, San Rafael CA 94901

    [email protected]

    To apply, visit

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    Working at Dominican University of California

    Dominican University of California is an independent university offering the best of Liberal Arts combined with a rigorous professional education. Founded in 1890, Dominican enjoys an over century-long reputation for excellence in scholarship, research and community outreach.

    The University offers more than 60 academic programs that reflect the diversity and creativity of both the faculty and the students. With about 1,900 students and a student to faculty ratio of10:1, Dominican is able to successfully blend the personal attention associated with smaller schools with the academic resources of a larger university.


    Dominican University of California educates and prepares students to be ethical leaders and socially responsible global citizens who incorporate the Dominican values of study, reflection, community, and service into their daily lives. The University is committed to diversity, sustainability, and the integration of the liberal arts, the sciences, and professional programs.

    Academic Life:

    Dominican’s focus on interdisciplinary studies provides a challenging academic environment with four schools, 24 majors, and an average class size of 16.

    In the sciences, the University excels at involving undergraduates in sophisticated research projects that enable students to present at national academic conferences and publish alongside their faculty mentors in peer-reviewed journals.

    In the humanities, students may combine dance and musical performance with the study of philosophy, literature, world cultures, and religion. 

    Dominican offers strong undergraduate professional programs in business, education, and nursing. There are also graduate offerings in these disciplines, as well as in counseling psychology and occupational therapy. 

    Dominican Diversity:

    Dominican students come from across the United States. Although primarily from the Bay Area and Northern California, students come from 18 countries, including Brazil, China, Ireland, Japan, Russia, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, and  Turkey.

    More than 80 percent of undergraduate students attending Dominican receive some form of financial aid, allowing students from diverse backgrounds to further their education. The University focuses in global community outreach and bringing a diverse range of faculty and students to campus.

    Dominican University of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity, and takes pride in its multicultural environment.

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    50 Acacia Ave
    San Rafael
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