Assistant/Associate Professor in Chemistry (Fall 2020)

Position ID: 44109
Location
Institution: 
University of North Georgia
College/Div/School: 
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Branch Campus: 
Dahlonega
Position Description
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 
Assistant/Associate Professor in Chemistry (Fall 2020)
Position Number:
10043657
Benefits Eligible:
Yes
Campus Location:
Dahlonega
 
General Summary:

The University of North Georgia is seeking applications for a chemistry position on the Dahlonega Campus at the rank of assistant professor, to begin August 2020. Applicants will be expected to have the expertise necessary to teach Survey of Chemistry I & II and the associated laboratories; Principles of Chemistry I & II and the associated laboratories; Organic Chemistry I & II and the associated laboratories; and other upper-level courses related to their field. 

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry is a medium-sized, well-equipped, ACS-approved department with its majors pursuing graduate school, professional school, teaching positions, and industrial positions.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of  nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.  

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will:

  • Be responsible for teaching general and organic chemistry both for majors and non-majors.
  • Be expected to teach other upper-level courses related to their field.
  • Excellence in teaching, scholarly activity, and university/community service are requirements for promotion and tenure.
  • Scholarly work involving undergraduates, advising students, service to the university and community, active participation in departmental activities, maintaining a collegial work environment, and professional development are expected.  
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Applicants are required to have a PhD in Organic Chemistry or a related field.
  • The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.
  • Excellence in teaching, and university/community service are requirements for promotion.   
Anticipated Hire Date:
08/01/2020
 
Required Documents:
Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Undergraduate Research Experience, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcripts
 
Special Instructions to Applicants:
If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.

Please submit contact information for three professional references.

In addition to a background check, this position will also require a DMV check.

 
Employer Information:
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
 
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
 
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Organic Chemistry
Chemistry, General
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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