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VISITING LECTURER - INORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Department of Chemistry
School of Natural Sciences
Indiana University Southeast
New Albany, IN
The Department of Chemistry invites applications for a visiting lecturer position in inorganic chemistry to start August 2014. The position is for one-year with the possibility of renewal. The Chemistry program is certified by the American Chemical Society.
Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry is required; postdoctoral research and teaching experiences are desirable. The successful applicant must have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at undergraduate level and a willingness to teach at all levels of the undergraduate curriculum. The standard teaching responsibility is four classes or equivalent per semester. Teaching responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, a 400-level inorganic chemistry course and 100-level major and non-major general chemistry courses and laboratories. Service to the department and school is required.
IU Southeast is one of eight degree-granting campuses of Indiana University and is located minutes from downtown Louisville, Kentucky. The area is known for cultural, sports and recreational activities and has a low cost-of-living index. IU Southeast has an enrollment of approximately 6800 students and offers bachelors and masters degrees in a wide range of disciplines. During the past few years, many of the buildings have been renovated, a new library has been constructed, and on-campus housing has been opened.
The Chemistry Department is equipped with renovated laboratory spaces and cutting edge equipment, such as 3 NMRs (600 MHz, 90 MHz, 60 MHz), 2 GC-MS, 2 FT-IR, 2 UV, and various other instrumentation including, AA, polarographer, DS-calorimeter, supercritical fluid extractor, HPLC and other chromatography equipment.
The program offers both bachelor’s of science and arts degrees in chemistry and biochemistry, and has a very high record of acceptance to graduate and professional schools.
Send CV, an electronic copy of a graduate and undergraduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy with innovative ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org. Attention: Visiting Lecturer - Chemistry Search Committee. Screening of applicants will begin as they are received. Contact Human Resources if any accommodations are needed during the application process due to a disability.
IU Southeast is committed to a learning environment that actively seeks to support students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. Consistent with the university’s commitment to diversity, persons from traditionally underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. IU Southeast is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.