ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

 

Position:     ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Salary and Rank:       COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE

Department:        NATURAL SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS

Division:       COLLEGE OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINERRING, AND MATHEMATICS

Opening Date:     FEBRUARY 4, 2014. (SEARCH CONTINUED)

Closing Date:       DECEMBER 1, 2014.

 

This nine-month, tenure-track appointment begins in August 2015.

 

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to teach organic chemistry and to participate in the teaching of introductory chemistry and non-majors science courses.  Preference will be given to candidates who can also teach biochemistry or other areas of chemistry.  Other responsibilities include professional activity, and service to both the University and community.  Involving students in research activities is also desirable.   Current research areas of emphasis at JCSU include bioinformatics, biotechnology, and renewable energy.  The faculty member will be required to evaluate and use current technology in courses and to maintain a positive educational relationship with students and colleagues. Other duties include academic advising, curriculum development, and committee service and performing other duties required to meet organizational needs.

 

Qualifications:   Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in chemistry or biochemistry with documented proof of expertise.  Course development and curriculum design experience as well as evidence of a commitment to working with under-prepared students are also desirable. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to teach with technology.  Effective collaboration and interpersonal skills are also desirable.

 

Dr. Tim Champion

 Natural Science and Math Department

Johnson C. Smith University

100 Beatties Ford Road

Charlotte, NC 28216

Or email to:Chemsearch@jCmail.jcsu.edu or fax to (704) 330-1494

 

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Date Posted: 2/4/2014 3:25 pm