Lafayette College

Position ID:Lafayette College-VAP [#21230]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Easton, Pennsylvania 18042, United States
Subject Area: Chemistry / General Chemistry
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/02/18, finished 2023/02/25, listed until 2022/08/18)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***


The Department of Chemistry invites applications for a full-time visiting (non tenure- track) position for the 2022/23 academic year. Teaching will include courses in introductory (general) chemistry with possible other courses depending on the candidate's specific expertise, prior teaching experience, and departmental need. The teaching load will be three lecture courses each semester, where two laboratory sections are equivalent to a lecture course. While not a requirement, opportunities and support are available for the successful candidate to mentor students on research projects. A Ph.D. degree or ABD is required, and teaching experience is preferred. Additional information about the position and the Department of Chemistry We especially welcome applicants who can contribute to Lafayette’s commitment to greater diversity and inclusion.

Applicants should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching expertise/philosophy, a statement of how they will contribute to diversity and inclusion in the department, and three letters of recommendation to be submitted by the evaluators. For full consideration, the application packet should be complete February 28, 2022. Candidates should upload applications at . In your cover letter, please address how your teaching, mentoring, community service and/or scholarship would support Lafayette College's commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in the College's diversity statement ( procedures/diversity-and-inclusiveness-statement/).

Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community, one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
189 Wells Ave.
Newton, MA 02459