Assistant Teaching Professor - Chemistry - Introductory Chemistry/Biochemistry
Bowling Green, OH
Job posting number: #7100098
Posted: May 13, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionPosition Summary:
The Department of Chemistry at Bowling Green State University invites applications for a full-time nontenure-track, non-renewable Assistant Teaching Professor position. The successful candidate will provide instruction at the undergraduate level in courses associated with the General Chemistry or Health Sciences Chemistry (GOB) sequences and in survey courses in Organic Chemistry and/or Biochemistry.
Essential Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities:
- Teach lower-division courses associated with the General Chemistry or Health Sciences Chemistry (GOB Chemistry) sequences.
- Teach undergraduate survey courses in organic chemistry and/or biochemistry.
- Provide service at the department, college, and university levels.
Minimum Qualifications & Salary:
- Doctoral degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a closely related discipline (e.g. Photochemical Sciences, etc.). ABD will be considered as long as the requirements for the degree are completed by August 2022
- Demonstrated record of teaching effectiveness (e.g., positive teaching evaluations) at the undergraduate level, which may include experience as a course or laboratory Teaching Assistant.
- Established background of effective teaching (e.g., positive teaching evaluations) at the college level as an instructor of record
- Research experience in an area of biochemistry
Salary & Benefits
Competitive and commensurate with peer institution levels for rank and position in keeping with candidate’s experience and credentials. Full benefits package available.
Expected Start Date:
Application materials must include a cover letter, a CV, a statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness, names and contact information for three individuals who will be asked to provide current (dated within the past year) and original letters of reference, and copies of transcripts indicating all graduate course work and the highest degree earned.
Application deadline is May 31, 2022.
If you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position with Bowling Green State University, please call 419-372-8421. BGSU policy requires finalists to provide official transcripts showing highest degree earned and to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to receiving an offer of employment.
For additional information, please contact John Cable, Chair, Department of Chemistry, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, [email protected]
Bowling Green State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.
Information about Program and College
Bowling Green State University is a tier-one, public university, on a residential 1338-acre campus located 20 miles south of Toledo, Ohio and 70 miles from Ann Arbor, Michigan, and the Detroit airport. BGSU employs more than 1200 faculty members. Approximately 19,000 students (including 2,900 graduate students) attend BGSU with over 17% identifying as persons of color, and nearly 5% international. The Division of Diversity and Belonging coordinates affinity groups for faculty and staff who identify as persons of color, Latinx, LGBTQ+, and as persons with disabilities. The University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. For more information, please visit: www.bgsu.edu.
The Department of Chemistry is one of 17 academic units in the College of Arts and Sciences. The Department currently has 16 full-time faculty members and offers an American Chemical Society approved BS Chemistry degree, with a specialization in Biochemistry available. A vibrant and interdisciplinary doctoral program in Photochemical Sciences is overseen by the Center for Photochemical Sciences. Additional information about the Department of Chemistry and the Center for Photochemical Sciences at Bowling Green State University can be found at http://www.bgsu.edu/chemistry and http://www.bgsu.edu/photo. The Department of Chemistry is one of the units served by BGSU ALLIES, a three-year project funded by NSF that is designed to increase the participation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers.