Teach courses in freshman and analytical chemistry. The person will also be expected to contribute to the program in outreach, service, and/or research in electrochemistry and nanotechnology areas.
A Ph. D. in Chemistry or related field. The candidate must have the background to teach courses in analytical chemistry as well as develop learning modules in the area of nanotechnology. The candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills and must demonstrate the ability and interest in undergraduate teaching. A candidate will also be asked to contribute to the department/program in the area of electrochemistry.
Information about the Chemistry Program:
The Chemistry program has over 120 majors and 14 teaching faculty and academic staff. The program has also been instrumental in supporting the university in the development of new programs specifically, Nanotechnology, Renewable Energy, and Forensic Analyses.
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
August 22, 2012.
Applications must be submitted in PDF format and must include 1) a letter of application addressing all qualifications , 2) a resume, 3) a statement of your teaching philosophy, 4) graduate and undergraduate transcripts (unofficial are acceptable with official transcripts required of all finalists), 5) the names and contact information for three professional references, and 6) a separate statement describing a history of working with or demonstrated commitment to addressing issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and/or other issues of historic marginalization. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
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Applications will be accepted up to June 1st 2012.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville , founded in 1866, enrolls approximately 8,000 students in primarily undergraduate programs leading to degrees in agriculture, the arts, business, communication, criminal justice, education, engineering, the humanities, industry, mathematics, and the sciences. The university is recognized as a cultural and educational center for the tri-state region of Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin.
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