Lecturer - Chemistry - Diverse Candidates Encouraged
Company: University of Wisconsin - Parkside
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Code: 17806 Posted: 11/22/2021
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a dynamic learning
community grounded in academic excellence and focused on student
success, diversity, inclusion and community engagement. One of 13
four-year institutions within the University of Wisconsin System,
Parkside provides an educational value to our students that's
unparalleled. An affordable, high-quality education is an
investment in one's future, and we believe the cost of an education
should not prevent any student from achieving his or her
educational and professional goals.
UW-Parkside is a great place to start or enhance your career. The
campus is nestled in 700 acres of woodland and prairie and two
miles west of Lake Michigan in Kenosha, WI. At Parkside we offer
competitive pay and benefits, as well an engaging and supportive
work environment. Parkside is a community that's easy to call home.
Find out why.
Position Title: Lecturer - Chemistry
Employment Type: Full-Time Academic Staff
Reports To: The lecturer reports to Chemistry's Department Chair,
who acts on behalf of the Department's Executive Committee, and the
position reports to the Dean of CNHS.
The Chemistry Program offers an array of B.S. concentrations in
Chemistry emphasizing biochemistry, pre-health, business and
natural products in addition to an ACS approved concentration. The
Department is strengthened by its ties to local industry, access to
a wide array of instrumentation including GC-MS and LC-MS, and
close relationship with the Departments of Biological Sciences,
Geosciences and Math/Physics within the College.
Pay Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Essential Job Functions
The Department of Chemistry in the College of Natural and Health
Sciences invites applications for a full-time, lecturer position to
begin August 2022. The successful candidate will teach first-and
second-year chemistry (general, inorganic, and organic) courses -
lectures and labs based on expertise, participate in the on-going
assessment and revision of these courses, and coordinate the
instruction one or more first-year labs. The academic year teaching
load is 30 credit hours, or equivalent. Service will include
participation in Department and College meetings, and outreach and
retention initiatives. Performs other duties as assigned.
Key Job Responsibilities
90% Teaching: First-and second-year lecture and lab courses
(general, inorganic, and organic) based on professional area of
expertise; on-going assessment and revision of courses taught;
coordination of one or more first-year lab courses.
10% Service: Participation in meetings, Department and College
outreach and retention initiatives.
- Minimum degree requirement: Masters in chemistry or related
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching and in the assessment of
- Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse environment
and with a diverse population.
- Ability to use learning management systems to foster student
learning. University of Wisconsin - Parkside Associated topics:
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