Job Openings

Visiting Instructor of Chemistry

Fall 2016
Florida International University, Miami, Florida

Deadline: Open until filled. Preference given to applications received by August 12 Type: Non tenure track Salary: Not specified Employment type: Full-time

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The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Florida International University invites applications for a 9-month Visiting Instructor position to begin August 2016. Duties will include lecture courses in General Chemistry and possibly other lower division chemistry courses and may also include coordination of laboratory courses and supervision of teaching assistants. A Ph.D. in Chemistry and experience teaching undergraduates are required. Individuals with supervisory experience are preferred. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching.

FIU is a multi-campus public research university located in Miami, a vibrant, international city. FIU offers more than 180 baccalaureate, masters, professional, and doctoral degree programs to over 54,000 students. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU is worlds ahead in its local and global engagement and is committed to finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our times.

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has 36 faculty and dynamic and growing B.A., B.S., M.S, and Ph.D. programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry supporting over 700 undergraduate majors and 120 graduate students. Additional information about the Department may be found at

Applicants should send a C.V., teaching philosophy, transcripts, and names of 3 people willing to provide references to Visiting Faculty Search Committee; Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, FIU; Miami, FL 33199 or via email to Copies of transcripts are sufficient for review, but official transcripts will be required for employment. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately, and continue until the position is filled

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer.