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Job description

Campus Location

DurhamSummary of Position

The Department of Chemistry at the University of New Hampshire seeks applicants forLecturer. This is a renewable academic year appointment with opportunity for summer teaching. Responsibilities include teaching of lectures in general chemistry, quantitative analysis and analytical/atmospheric courses, curriculum development, supervision of teaching assistants, department/college/university committee participation and student professional development.Additional Job Information

UNH is a federal contractor within the meaning of the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. This position may require that you be vaccinated against COVID-19 in the future, unless you apply for and receive a religious or medical exemption. You may not test out of this requirement.

The University of New Hampshire is committed to building and nurturing an environment of inclusive excellence where all students, faculty, and staff can thrive. We also are committed to providing open and inclusive access for all alumni, volunteers, learners, employees, and visitors seeking to participate in our programs and activities. We venture to sustain a campus environment that fosters mutual respect and understanding. We believe diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion are foundational values inextricably linked to achieving our core educational mission and embrace the many characteristics of our community members that make them uniquely themselves. Here, you belong and all are welcome.Posting Number: PF0757FY23

Acceptable Minimum Qualifications

PHD in Chemistry.

Higher education teaching experience of 5 years or more.

Higher education teaching experience of large lecture classes 150+ students.

Experience in developing and delivering new curricula in new courses (examples requested).

Experience in teaching Civil Engineering courses with a focus on atmosphere and chemistry.

Experience in leadership roles on department, college and university committees.Additional Preferred Qualifications

PHD in Analytical/Atmospheric Chemistry

Experience in conference coordination and management.

Experience in mentoring students with a focus on DEI as a role model for professional development.

Experience with field/lab work.

Bi or Multi-lingual preferred.
Strong management skills, people skills and up-to-date knowledge of chemistry laboratory techniques are vital. Development of new experiments and modification of existing experiments is preferred.Salary Information

Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.Faculty Information: Renewable (Please specify below)

If Renewable or Number of years, please specify: 3

Type of Position: Faculty

Closing Date: 03/22/2023

This position is responsible for the supervision of: Students

Special Requirements: A background check will be required as a condition of employment.

Institution Information

The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast and is convenient to New Hampshire’s lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.

The UNH Diversity Resource Guide with information and programming available in the seacoast area, New Hampshire, and the region can be found here: https://www.unh.edu/hr/diversity-resource-guide

The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.

How to apply

Applicants should submit one pdf file containing the following application materials to
 : cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, examples of curriculum development and student evaluations required. Letters of recommendation will be sent directly to three references at time of application.

The University of New Hampshire combines the living and learning environment of a New England liberal arts college with the breadth, spirit of discovery, and civic commitment of a land-grant research institution. UNH spans all fields of study and unites them through interdisciplinary programs, labs, research centers, libraries, internships, and fieldwork. Warmly supported and encouraged by their faculty mentors, students participate directly in assisting in the University's historic mission of enriching society through the creation and application of new knowledge. The University of New Hampshire is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.