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Lecturer in Chemistry and Biochemistry

Position overview

Position title: Lecturer in Chemistry and Biochemistry
Anticipated start: September 19, 2021

Application Window

Open date: July 30th, 2021

Last review date: Friday, Aug 13, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Sunday, Oct 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a qualified temporary lecturer to teach a course in Organic Chemistry . The position is part-time with the possibility of reappointment that is dependent upon performance and departmental needs. Salary is based on UC’s salary scales and depends upon qualifications.

The department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through teaching and service.

The posting will remain open until filled.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD in chemistry or a related field.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

    Degree must be conferred by the time of appointment.

Preferred qualifications

    -The ability to organize and instruct lecture courses in organic chemistry.
    Teaching at the college level.

    -Experience with large lecture formats (>250 students). Knowledge of open source online content, such as Moodle, and the use of technology in the classroom, such as iclicker, high academic achievement, excellent interpersonal skills, exemplary teaching and mentoring is highly desired.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Teaching Evaluations (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-4 required (contact information only)

References will be contacted after interviews are conducted.

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02003

Help contact: mccoy@chem.ucsb.edu

Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/5000695/SARS-CoV-2_Covid-19. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.)

Job location

Santa Barbara, California