Adjunct Faculty Chemistry
The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for
the position of Adjunct Faculty Chemistry.
118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
Division School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Position Type Faculty
Employment Status Part Time
Grant Funded No
Posting Close Date Indefinitely
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin immediately. Please upload a Cover
letter, CV, unofficial transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) as well as
name and contact information for 3 references.
The School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences seeks adjunct faculty to teach
1 or 2 courses a semester in the field of Chemistry and Biochemistry. The
successful candidate will be expected to begin in the Fall or Spring term
(according to when assignment is needed).
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
1. Teach 1 to 2 courses a semester in a classroom or laboratory setting
3. Timely correspondence with students
4. Setting and holding office hours weekly
5. Performs other duties as assigned
Applicant must have earned a Master's degree in Chemistry or closely related
discipline with 18 graduate hours in Chemistry/Biochemistry coursework.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Proficient in Microsoft Office. SOAR and Canvas knowledge a plus.
Ph.D. in Chemistry or Biochemistry or closely related field.
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public
research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in
Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites across the
Mississippi Gulf Coast, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only
131 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of
Institutions of Higher Education's "R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high
research activity" designation, and its robust research enterprise includes
experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and
large event venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only
37 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and
music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more
than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of
more than 14,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county
in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 37
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading
Mississippi with 27 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next
generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM
competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic
Association (NCAA). For more information, visit www. usm.edu.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with
Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi
encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.