Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Chemistry
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry of Queens College of the City
University of New York (CUNY) invites applications for a full-time Lecturer
position to start on August 25, 2022. We seek to recruit the best available
candidate with demonstrated ability to teach general chemistry at both the
basic level and at the level of the introductory majors' courses, and to
contribute to the Department's mission of excellence in teaching at the
undergraduate and master's level. The successful candidate will be expected to
teach both lecture and laboratory courses in general chemistry and to assist
with on-line homework and learning systems; preference will be given to
candidates who can also teach organic and/or biochemistry if candidates are
judged to be comparable. It is expected that the candidate will expand the
availability of high impact practices to enhance student success.
Queens Collegeoffers a rigorous education in the liberal arts and sciences
under the guidance of a faculty dedicated to both teaching and research. The
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry offers American Chemical Society-
certified undergraduate majors inChemistry, Biochemistry, and Chemistry
Education. At the graduate level, the department offers an MA program in
Chemistry and participates in the CUNY Graduate Center Chemistry,
Biochemistry, and Physics Ph.D. programs. The Department currently has 13
faculty members, almost all of whom have active research programs involving
postdoctoral, Ph.D. students, and masters and undergraduate students. Research
labs are in new and renovated space in two adjacent buildings. Departmental
equipment includes two NMR spectrometers (400 and 500 MHz), a single-crystal
X-ray diffractometer, and a variety of other shared equipment and computer
Queens College is located on an 80-acre tree-lined campus surrounding a
traditional quad with a view of the Manhattan skyline, 10 miles away. Over 500
full-time faculty members teach about 20,000 students at the undergraduate and
masters levels. Science faculty on campus are active in the University's Ph.D.
programs, and faculty members in the Department interact with chemistry
faculty throughout CUNY, which has 18 four-year and two-year campuses in New
Ph.D. degree in any area of Chemistry or Biochemistry; preferences will be
given to candidates with a demonstrated ability to instruct undergraduate
students, have research lab experience and interest in computer-aided teaching
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering
health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and
savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research,
scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty
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Please note that candidates must upload a SINGLE document with the
following: (1) a cover letter, (2) resume (or CV), (3) up to three
representative publications, (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5)
the names and contact information of three (3) professional references
in any of the following formats: .doc, .docx, .pdf. Candidates must arrange
to have three letters of recommendation sent to email@example.com
Please use a simple name for the document, for example: JDoeCV.doc .
Documents with long names cannot be parsed by the application system.
Open until filled, review will beginJune 2, 2022
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