Lecturer - Chemistry - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah


United States
(JPF02215)

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Detailed Job Description

Aids in design and teaches biochemistry lectures and associated laboratories. Plans, prepares, and follows approved laboratory course of study correlated with associated lecture course for that lab series to include measurable objectives for each lab section. Prepares lecture and laboratory instructional materials (e.g. exams, quizzes, mock-ups, visual aids, and instruction sheets) as necessary. May be assigned by the department chair to teach lower division chemistry lecture courses, as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from a regionally accredited institution with a doctorate degree in a related field to the coursework being taught or master’s degree plus two years of experience in a related discipline. Demonstrated successful teaching at the college or university level is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from a regionally accredited institution with a doctorate degree in Biochemistry or a related field to the coursework being taught or master’s degree in Biochemistry plus two years of experience in a related field. Demonstrated successful teaching at the college or university level is required.

Knowledge

Knowledge of chemistry with an emphasis in biochemistry.
Knowledge of laboratory protocols, procedures, and practices within the relevant field of study.
Knowledge of safety standards for the use of laboratory equipment, facilities, and supplies.
Knowledge of instructing laboratory materials, receiving, and storage procedures.
Knowledge of instrumentation and software applicable and appropriate in biochemistry laboratories.
Knowledge of the use of Microsoft Excel to plot chemistry data that solve chemistry problems.

Skills

Skill in effective instructional strategies and techniques in chemistry and biochemistry.
Skill in providing guidance and instruction in laboratory protocols and in the safe use of laboratory equipment.
Skill in the use of computers and related software applications.
Effective interpersonal, problem solving, and decision-making skills

Abilities

Ability to manage, motivate, and evaluate students and instruction.
Ability to communicate information in a manner easily understood by students.
Ability to maintain, quality, safety, and/or hazardous control standards.

Pay Range

DOQ

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please list a minimum of three references. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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