Lecturer – General Chemistry



Job description

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Florida invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, renewable, non-tenure track Lecturer position to begin August 16, 2019. The appointment is in the area of General Chemistry. Applicants will have a PhD in Chemistry or a closely-related field at the time of the appointment, and demonstrable expertise in teaching at the University level. Responsibilities related to this position may include teaching general chemistry courses, course curriculum development, electronic course management, online course development and teaching, operation of a general chemistry teaching laboratory, and advisement of undergraduate students.

How to apply

For full consideration, applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.ufl.edu/  or https://apply.interfolio.com/55861  and must include: cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of three confidential letters of recommendation. Applications will be reviewed beginning November 30th, 2018, and the position will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, application materials should be received by November 30th, 2018. Applications received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the committee and/or hiring authority.

Questions regarding this search may be sent to: Lecturer Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, University of Florida, PO Box 117200, Gainesville, FL 32611-7200.

All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a review of criminal records, reference checks, and verification of education.

The selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States require evaluation by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

The University of Florida (UF) is a major, public, comprehensive, land-grant, research university. The state’s oldest and most comprehensive university, UF is among the nation’s most academically diverse public universities.