Instructor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Montana
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Montana seeks applications for the position of Instructor in Chemistry and Biochemistry. This is a two-year renewable position to begin in August of 2019. Duties and responsibilities include teaching introductory chemistry and biochemistry lecture, lab and discussion groups to predominately natural science, pre-nursing and other health-related students. Other lecture assignments are possible based on the applicant’s background.
Appointment at the rank of Instructor at the University of Montana requires a Ph. D. in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Chemistry Education or related field. Previous teaching experience at the university level is highly desirable but not essential. Applicants are expected to have good communication skills and a commitment to quality undergraduate education.
UM, the College of Humanities and Sciences, and the Department embrace diversity as a core value. Applications from persons with diverse backgrounds are especially welcome. UM is an EEO/AA employer.
Priority Application Date: March 14, 2019
Applications received by this date will be guaranteed consideration. Application review will begin after this date and continue until the position is filled.
IMPORTANT: Applications must be submitted through the UM online applicant system to be considered. No exceptions. For a full position description, list of materials & instructions to apply, visit https://umjobs.silkroad.com/.
Upload the following materials: *Please note: only five (5) attachments are allowed per application. Please combine documents accordingly.
Letter of Interest– addressing your qualifications and experience related the stated required skills for the position.
Statement of teaching philosophy
Professional References – names and contact information for three (3) professional references.
Inquiries may be directed to the Department at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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