Commensurate with level of training and experience.
The Department of Chemistry seeks applications from chemistry instructors who are interested in temporary and special teaching positions at Colorado State University. A Masters Degree is required, with a Ph.D. Degree strongly preferred. The Instructor in Chemistry will contribute to the Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University through a range of activities. The major commitment will be teaching undergraduate courses or supervising laboratory instruction as appropriate to the instructor’s background and the needs of the department. In addition, the instructor is expected to demonstrate interest in improving teaching and learning in the department through other activities. These can include but are not limited to activities such as improving methods for chemistry instruction; mentoring undergraduate students in outreach activities; developing new lecture demonstrations; developing and revising peer evaluation tools. In general, the instructor is expected to interact with other members of the department including faculty, staff and students, enriching and enhancing the undergraduate education program offered by the Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University. The department provides instruction of both undergraduate and graduate students. A detailed description of the department is available on the department web site at: http://www.chem.colostate.edu/.
The open positions may be temporary or special assignment. Annual terms and reappointment may depend on performance and/or the continued availability of funding. Please indicate in application materials your interest in being considered for temporary assignment openings and/or special assignment openings.
This pool is valid through January 31, 2015, at which time all applicants wishing to remain in the pool must reapply.
The candidates for this position are expected to support the University’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
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