VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Position: VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Salary and Rank: COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE
Department: NATURAL SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS
Division: COLLEGE OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINERRING, AND MATHEMATICS
Closing Date: UNTIL FILLED
This nine-month, visiting appointment begins in August 2014.
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. 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.
Send resume, letter of application, statements of teaching and research interests, unofficial transcripts from all institutions attended (official transcripts will be required of all finalists) and three signed letters of recommendation from individuals familiar with the candidate’s teaching and research abilities to:
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
Johnson C. Smith University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or veteran’s status as it relates to student enrollment or hiring.
Date Posted: 2/4/2014 3:25 pm