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Dept. of Chemical Sciences, Instructor/Assistant Professor (Full-time, Temporary, 1 Year)

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position: *a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.

Posting Details

Position Information

Title Dept. of Chemical Sciences, Instructor/Assistant Professor (Full-time, Temporary, 1 Year)
Rank Instructor
Tenure Information 1 year Temp
Department Summary

The Chemical Sciences department at BSU is a close-knit community of students, teachers, mentors and scholars. We pride ourselves on small class sizes and the individual attention that our students receive both in the classroom and the laboratory. Undergraduate research is an integral part of the program. Faculty member are actively engaged in collaborative research with students. This type of attention, which can be rare at the larger “research oriented” universities, provides our students with a learning environment that is unique among public institutions.

Essential Duties

The Department of Chemical Sciences at Bridgewater State University invites applications for a full-time, one year temporary position beginning in September 2017. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching in introductory chemistry, inorganic and/or organic chemistry. Candidates with a background in inorganic or organometallic chemistry are encouraged to apply. Candidates with experience or interest in using engaged learning pedagogy, and/or engaging students in research, are particularly encouraged to apply.

Classes may be conducted on any of BSU’s three campuses; the main campus in Bridgewater and at BSU’s satellite campuses in Attleboro and on Cape Cod.

Required Qualifications

An earned or near-completed Ph.D. (ABD) in chemistry or a related area is required, as are excellent oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior college level teaching experience is preferred, with preference given to candidates.

Special Conditions for Eligibility

Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.

EEO Statement

Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00109P
Open Date 06/01/2017
Close Date 06/30/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position:

*a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you taught at Bridgewater State University within the past 5 years?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Teaching Statement
  3. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents