Lecturer of Chemistry

Posting Details

Position Information

Business Title Lecturer of Chemistry
Job Title Lecturer of Chemistry
Posting Number F2012124

Position Summary Information

Position Summary

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. The position is an academic year, non-tenure-track appointment that reports to the Head of the Department of Chemistry and Physics. The successful candidate will be expected to begin on August 1, 2018. 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.
Part of the University System of Georgia, Clayton State University is located 15 minutes from downtown Atlanta in a beautiful lakeside setting. Clayton State University is nationally recognized as a leader in the use of information technology to transform teaching, learning, and other aspects of the collegiate experience. For additional information about the Department of Chemistry and Physics, visit http://www.clayton.edu/chemistry-physics


Required qualifications: A successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in Chemistry (ABD candidates will be considered). Other required qualifications include the ability to teach organic chemistry, biochemistry, and general chemistry lectures and labs, and excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Desirable qualifications: A successful candidate will demonstrate successful college teaching experience, experience with diverse student populations, experience mentoring undergraduate students in research projects, experience in and ability to provide leadership in using technology in teaching and/or implementing courses using the internet. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in the areas of biochemistry and organic chemistry. A commitment by the candidate to diversity is highly recommended.

Minimum Education Requirements

For the lecturer (non-tenure-track) appointment the candidate must have a doctorate in Chemistry (ABD candidates will be considered).

Responsibilities Summary

• Teach introductory chemistry courses.
• Participate in service to Department, School, University and community.
• Serve as a mentor for undergraduate students.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 10/26/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

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, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts of grades, and the contact information for three current references.

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.

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Transcripts