Organic Chemistry Instructor

Michigan State University

Organic Chemistry Instructor

  • Institution: Michigan State University
  • Institution Type: Research Institution
  • Location: East Lansing, Michigan
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Organic Chemistry Instructor

  • Michigan State University | East Lansing, Michigan
  • Hourglass IconJob Post Expiration: March 04, 2024
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Job TitleOrganic Chemistry Instructor

Position TypeFull Time

Job Category Faculty

Salary Range -

Location East Lansing, Michigan

Application Deadline February 29, 2024

Contact Information

Contact Name Dr. Chrysoula Vasileiou

Department Chemistry


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Job Description

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The Department of Chemistry in the College of Natural Science at Michigan State University seeks outstanding candidates for a full-time, 12-month Organic Instructor position for our Undergraduate Organic Chemistry Program, beginning August 16, 2024. This is a renewable academic staff position in the continuing system at the rank of Academic Specialist – Teaching. The Undergraduate Organic Chemistry Program at the Department of Chemistry serves a diverse population of students interested in science-based and science-related careers with a focus on pre-professional students. The successful candidate will become part of an Organic Chemistry teaching team of faculty and specialists and will be the instructor of record of large enrollment non-major undergraduate Organic Chemistry lecture courses (CEM251, CEM252, and/or CEM143). Responsibilities include preparing and delivering instructional material; designing/delivering material and assessments necessary for the course (handouts, quizzes, exams); proctoring assessments; and training/mentoring/coordinating graduate teaching assistants.  This position reports directly to the chair of the Chemistry Department and the person hired will have opportunities to be involved in campus-wide efforts to transform pedagogy in gateway science and mathematics courses.

Minimum Requirements
Teaching experience or potential of teaching as reflected in experiences communicating with and educating students or professionals (e.g. academic instructor or someone with industrial science communication background).
Commitment to or experience with advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion by cultivating equitable and inclusive learning environments for a diverse group of learners.
Ability to work in a collaborative team of students, staff, and faculty.
Commitment to professional development.

Desired Qualifications
Teaching experience at the undergraduate level, especially with large enrollment courses (including, but not limited to, being an instructor of record, teaching assistant).
Professional experience developing and/or disseminating knowledge in a relevant field through research, outreach, publication, or presentations.
Experience in mentoring (in either teaching, research, or extracurricular capacities).

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

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