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Teaching-Focused Faculty Positions in Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University, located in Fort Collins, CO, seeks to hire at least two non-tenure track Assistant Professors with interest and experience in large lecture course instruction, for continuing 9-month appointments. Exceptional candidates with teaching experience in general and/or organic chemistry are encouraged to apply.

We aim to fill this position at the Assistant Professor level, but may consider exceptional candidates at the Associate Professor rank. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and be capable of outstanding teaching, instructional scholarship, and service. Experience teaching undergraduate general chemistry or organic chemistry courses is highly desirable. Complete applications must include a cover letter, detailed CV, a teaching experience highlight, a statement of commitment to diversity and inclusion, and the names of at least three references. For the “teaching experience highlight” please upload a 1-page highlight describing an experience in teaching general or organic chemistry that best describes you as an educator. Representative examples include a description of your favorite innovative teaching practice, curriculum development project, a particularly challenging assignment you executed successfully, or an especially inspiring student success story. For the “statement of commitment to diversity and inclusion” please upload a 1-page personal statement describing your contribution(s) and commitment to diversity and inclusion, which will help us identify candidates who have the professional skills, experience, and/or willingness to engage in activities that advance our campus diversity and equity goals. Contributions can take a variety of forms including your teaching, mentorship, or outreach experiences and efforts. Letters of reference will be requested immediately upon submission of an application. Please inform your references that letters should be submitted by May 15, 2022, to ensure full consideration.

For more information or to apply see https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/102918. Questions regarding the searches should be directed to Chair, Faculty Search Committee, CHEM_search@mail.colostate.edu. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled; applications completed by 11:59 PM (MT) on May 8, 2022, will receive full consideration. Files of semifinalists (including reference letters) will be available to all Chemistry Department faculty. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer. Colorado State University conducts background checks on all final candidates.

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