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Adjunct Instructor, General Chemistry I Lab
University of San Francisco

Date Posted Jul. 10, 2020
Title Adjunct Instructor, General Chemistry I Lab
University University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct/Visiting Prof
  • Chemistry - General

Job Title:
Adjunct Instructor, General Chemistry I Lab

Job Summary:
The Department of Chemistry ( invites applications for an Adjunct Instructor for one or more sections of General Chemistry I Lab starting in August 2020, for the Fall 2020 semester. The University of San Francisco is a Catholic-Jesuit institution that blends the liberal arts and professional preparation, emphasizing quality teaching and student learning. The University serves a diverse group of students on a residential campus near Golden Gate Park.

Full Job Description:

Chem 112 will be taught in remote format during the fall semester. Duties include attending a session to work through and discuss the upcoming week's experiment, possibly delivering a short lab lecture at the beginning of lab, holding synchronous zoom sessions during scheduled lab time to guide students through experiments/simulations/activites, holding office hours via zoom, and grading. There would be a meeting before the session begins to prepare for the course.

Schedule and Compensation:

The Fall 2020 term for Chem 112 begins August 18 and ends December 10. As an instructor at USF, you will be hired as a part-time (adjunct) faculty.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry. Experience teaching undergraduates is strongly preferred.

Candidates should submit a statement of interest and curriculum vitae to Prof. William Karney at Review of applications will begin immediately. Direct any questions to Prof. Karney at the email address above or at (415) 422-5842.

Part time

Pay Rate:

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The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the worlds most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a students passion for social justice and a desire to Change the World From Here. For more information, visit


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