Lecturer, Chemistry

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Work type: Faculty
Location: Main Campus (Orlando)
Categories: Sciences

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Lecturer, Chemistry

Job Description:

The Chemistry Department (sciences.ucf.edu/chemistry) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) invites applications for two nine-month, non-tenure earning lecturer positions, anticipated to begin January 2020.  In addition to contributing to teaching lecture and laboratory courses, the successful candidates are expected to participate in continuous curriculum improvement and provide service to the department, college, and university.  The Chemistry Department at UCF values scholarly research in chemistry education and encourages lecturers to participate in this area of research.


The University of Central Florida, located in Orlando, FL, is the nation’s second largest university with over 68,000 students and is continuing to build internationally recognized programs in Chemistry and Forensic Science. The Chemistry Department offers ACS-approved B.S. degrees in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Forensic Chemistry, and Forensic Biochemistry, M.S. in Forensic Science, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Chemistry.


AA-College of Sciences, Chemistry Department

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Minimum Qualifications:

A doctorate in chemistry or a related field from an accredited institution by the start of the appointment period and two years teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference is for candidates who have the capability of instructing upper level and graduate courses in Chemistry.

Additional Application Materials Required:

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, www.ucf.edu/jobs. In addition to the online application, interested candidates should upload the following: 1) a cover letter; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy; and 4) three letters of reference that support teaching effectiveness. 


Complete applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Karin Chumbimuni-Torres, Search Committee Chair, at karin.chumbimunitorres@ucf.edu.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.


The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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