The Department of Chemistry in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Kentucky invites applications for two temporary full-time instructors for the 2019-2020 academic year with a possible appointment for Summer 2020.
Applicants must have obtained a Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field. The teaching load is typically three classes per semester. Responsibilities include providing high-quality instruction to large-enrollment general or organic chemistry classes (150-300 students) which may include an evening course; collaborating with other instructors for instruction of large, multi-section service courses; providing assistance to students during regularly scheduled office hours and by appointment as needed; participating in writing and administration of exams (including some evenings); engaging in professional development activities; and other responsibilities which can include exam help sessions, teaching assistant observations, and other activities in support of the general chemistry program.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of application (Cover Letter), curriculum vitae, and a one page statement on teaching philosophy (upload under Specific Request 1). Please also provide the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the academic profile. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.
Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.