The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Delaware invites applications for a temporary one-year position, renewable for a period up to three years, at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning September 1, 2013. The position involves teaching general chemistry for life sciences and engineering majors. We seek candidates holding a Ph.D. in chemistry or biochemistry who have a demonstrated record of successful teaching experience, a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, and an interest in curriculum reform, active learning pedagogies and interdisciplinary teaching. Applicants should apply on-line at
and should carefully read the “Applicant Instructions” under the “Resources for Applicants” tab before submitting their application. You must upload a letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, and a curriculum vitae as one document. In addition, applicants should arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to email@example.com. Questions may also be addressed to
. Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. All application materials shall be shared with departmental faculty.
Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment.
The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from Minority Group Members and Women. The University's Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at