LECTURER OF CHEMISTRY
POSITION NO.: 13-010542-WEB
Department of Chemistry seeks applications for a full-time contractual Lecturer to begin August 2013 (possible conversion to a tenure-track position at some point in the future).
RESPONSIBILITIES : Teach introductory chemistry courses and labs fall and spring semesters.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS : ABD in Chemistry or related field; effective teaching style; excellent communication skills; ability to work cordially and collaboratively with colleagues, and mentor undergraduate students.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS : Ph.D. in Chemistry (analytical, organic or environmental) or related field with one or more years teaching at the college level.
Frostburg State University is located in the Appalachian highlands (elevation 2,000 feet) of western Maryland. Of its more than 5,440 students, 21% are students of color, 4% are Hispanic and 2% Asian. Additionally 72 international students come from 17 countries. Approximately 2,100 reside on campus in 11 traditional halls and one apartment-style community. The main campus covers 260 acres within the town limits of Frostburg (population 7,500). The University also offers courses at the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown, on the Catonsville Campus of the Community College of Baltimore County and at Arundel Mills Regional Higher Education Center, as well as online.
FSU prides itself on being a dynamic, learning-centered organization that emphasizes teaching, but with opportunities for professional development and research. Students regularly build strong connections with faculty and staff members that often last beyond graduation.
The local region is rich in both history and outdoor activities. Students can visit nearby recreational areas—Rocky Gap, New Germany, and Deep Creek Lake State Parks—which offer camping, boating, swimming, hiking, and skiing. For more information, visit our website .
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 28, 2013.
To apply, email the following information:
A letter of interest;
Statement of teaching philosophy; and
Three letters of reference.
Email the above information by February 28, 2013, to email@example.com . Include “Lecturer of Chemistry (Position #13-010542-WEB)” in the subject line.
Direct inquiries to Robert Larivee ( firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Frostburg State University welcomes and encourages women and minorities to apply and seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce. FSU is an Equal Opportunity Employer . Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disability will be provided upon request. Please notify us in advance. www.frostburg.edu
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