The Department of Chemistry (https://chem.as.uky.edu/) in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY invites applications for temporary part-time instructors for the Fall 2022 semester to begin August 1. This position is temporary but instructors may be eligible for rehire as a part-time instructor in a future semester. Applicants must have obtained a Ph.D. in Chemistry (or a related field) or have an M.S. in Chemistry (or a related field) with prior teaching experience. A commitment to teaching excellence is essential. Duties include teaching a general chemistry course in a large classroom setting and related activities such as helping students during office hours, writing exam questions, and proctoring exams on Thursday evenings.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled.
Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a copy of the transcript for highest degree earned. Please also provide the names and contact information for two references when prompted in the academic profile. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.
Questions about this position should be addressed to Dr. Mark Lovell, Chair, Department of Chemistry ( mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org@uky.edu).
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.