Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry and Physical Sciences (University Campus) - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida


United States
(FAC240)

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Department:

School of Arts and Sciences

Saint Leo University is one of the largest and most innovative Catholic universities in the United States. Saint Leo enrolls students at the traditional University Campus, at more than 40 education centers and offices, and through the Center for Online Learning. University-wide, Saint Leo enrolls students from 49 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories, and 86 countries. Saint Leo University ranks as one of the nation’s leading providers of higher education for active duty military and veterans, and it is a nationally recognized leader in online education.


The Department of Mathematics and Science is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure track, faculty position to teach Organic Chemistry, General Chemistry, and Physical Science courses at University Campus in Saint Leo, Florida. Requirements of the incumbent include, but are not limited to teaching eight classes per year, advising students, and performing service to the University and the department. Candidates with specialization in Organic Chemistry or a closely related field are preferred. Ability to teach Environmental Chemistry and Quantitative Chemical Analysis is a plus.


This is a nine (9) month, full-time faculty appointment at the Instructor/Assistant/ Associate rank.


An exceptional candidate possessing a doctorate degree with experience may be considered at the Associate level.


A candidate possessing a Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with 18 hours of graduate study and credentials to Chemistry and Physical Sciences may be considered at the instructor level.


This position is pending final budgetary approval for the 2016-2017 academic year.


Review of candidate materials begins immediately for anticipated start date of August 9, 2016. To apply, submit letter of introduction documenting successful teaching experience; curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation (all should be professional references and at least one from a recent superior); values statement (500 words or less) and teaching philosophy (500 words or less), which highlights how your teaching and administrative philosophy and practices fit the Mission and Values of Saint Leo University; official transcripts (including WES evaluation if from an international university); and student evaluations from the last year (at least six classes, an even mix of graduate and undergraduate).

Basic Function:

The faculty member will be required to:
• Teach 8 classes per year;
• Advise students;
• Engage in curriculum development;
• Support recruiting efforts;
• Demonstrate professional development (e.g., scholarly research);
• Undertake community service in keeping with the school’s Benedictine values;
• Demonstrate the ability to use discipline-related technology.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

Master’s degree in Chemistry or a related field from a regionally accredited institution with 18 hours of graduate study and credentials to teach Chemistry and Physical Sciences

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates possessing a Master’s degree in Chemistry or a related field from a regionally accredited institution with 18 hours of graduate study and credentials to teach Chemistry and Physical Sciences may be considered at the instructor level.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field from a regionally accredited institution with 18 hours of graduate study and credentials to teach Chemistry and Physical Sciences. Candidate should have two or more years of full-time college level teaching Chemistry and Physical Sciences. Candidates with specialization in Organic Chemistry or a closely related field are preferred. Ability to teach Environmental Chemistry and Quantitative Chemical Analysis is a plus.

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  • Chemistry
  • Other Sciences
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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