Lecturer, Organic Chemistry

Charlottesville, Virginia
March 29 2019
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Lecturer, Organic Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for a non-tenure-track Lecturer position in Organic Chemistry during the 2019-2020 academic year. The primary responsibilities involve instruction of organic chemistry lecture courses. Workload is three course sections per semester or their equivalent.

Start date for the position is August 25, 2019.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience and will be full-time salary with full-time benefits. The term of this appointment will be for one academic year with the possibility of renewal.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: A Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field is required by appointment start date. Demonstrated teaching experience and a commitment to teaching excellence is required. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience with large lecture classes and innovative teaching methods.


Upload the following materials at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UVAJobs/job/Charlottesville-VA/Lecturer-in-Organic-Chemistry_R0004169 

(Requisition number R0004169):

  • CV
  • Cover Letter 
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy 

Also, under separate cover (by email to cmg@virginia.edu), please arrange for three (3) letters of recommendation to be sent confidentially to:

Charles M. Grisham, Chair of the Search Committee

Department of Chemistry

University of Virginia

P.O. Box 400319

Charlottesville, VA 22904-4319


APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin on April 26, but the position will remain open until filled.

This is a one-year appointment; however, the appointment may be renewed.

For questions about the position, please contact, Charles Grisham, at cmg@virginia.edu.

For questions about the application process, please contact, Rich Haverstrom, at rkh6j@virginia.edu.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.