Date posted: Feb 6, 2023

Visiting Lecturer in Chemistry

Wellesley College | Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts, United State of America (USA)

Opportunity Type: Full-time

Current Program: Postdoctorate, Doctorate

Topics: Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry

Sector: Academia

Compensation: Paid

Remote Position: No

Opportunity Description:

The Chemistry Department of Wellesley College invites applications for a full-time Visiting Lecturer position in Chemistry and Biochemistry for the 2023-2024 academic year. Applicants should have a broad background in chemistry and strong teaching, writing, and interpersonal skills. While ideal candidates will be prepared to teach lecture and/or laboratory sections of organic chemistry, candidates may also be involved in other areas of the curriculum, including introductory chemistry and biochemistry courses. Wellesley College is a highly selective liberal arts college for women with approximately 2300 students located in the Boston suburbs. For the past decade, the NSF has consistently ranked us as one of the top two liberal arts colleges nationally in terms of generating female Ph.D.’s in STEM fields. Our faculty members value effective teaching, equity and inclusivity, and service to our community. Wellesley College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will have a strong background in chemistry and experience teaching undergraduates. Preference will be given to candidates who have completed a Ph.D. or equivalent degree by the time of appointment, although candidates who are ABD will be considered. All employees hired after August 2, 2021 are required to upload proof of vaccination and booster against COVID‐19, subject to approved medical or religious exemptions or disability accommodations.

How to Apply?

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter, a CV, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation to Applications will be considered on a rolling basis beginning on Feb 24 and continuing until the position is filled. Questions about the position may be directed to Professor Donald Elmore, Chair of the Department of Chemistry.

Program Dates:

2023-2024 Academic Year

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