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Assistant Professor in Chemical Education Research

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Click "Apply to this Job" and complete the Faculty/Administrative form. Attach a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests (maximum of six pages combined), a personal statement and contact information for three references. Combine the statement of research and the personal statement into one document and attach as "other document." Applicants must also arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be sent by email to chemsearch@unl.edu or to Search Committee, Attn: JaMel Ways, Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 551 Hamilton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0304. Inquiries regarding the position or the application process should be directed to: ChemSearch@unl.edu, or Chemical Search Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 545 Hamilton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0304 (Fax: 402-472-9402). The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Assistant Professor in Chemical Education Research
Department/College/Unit Chemistry-1078
Requisition Number F_160086
Posting Open Date 02/06/2017
Application Review Date:
(To insure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date)
03/09/2017
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

Teaching duties will include graduate and undergraduate courses. The successful candidate will develop a nationally recognized and externally funded research program, and work with faculty across the entire campus to move UNL to a position of national leadership in discipline-based education research.

Minimum Required Qualifications

PhD in chemistry or biochemistry or allied discipline.

Preferred Qualifications

Strong record of scholarly activity.

Potential for developing an externally funded research program in chemical education.

Expertise in the teaching of chemistry content or pedagogy to undergraduate and/or graduate students.

Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required
Criminal History Background Check Required No
Posted Salary
How to Apply

Click “Apply to this Job” and complete the Faculty/Administrative form. Attach a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests (maximum of six pages combined), a personal statement and contact information for three references. Combine the statement of research and the personal statement into one document and attach as “other document.”

Applicants must also arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be sent by email to chemsearch@unl.edu or to Search Committee, Attn: JaMel Ways, Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 551 Hamilton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0304.

Inquiries regarding the position or the application process should be directed to: ChemSearch@unl.edu, or Chemical Search Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 545 Hamilton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0304 (Fax: 402-472-9402).

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

ChemSearch@unl.edu, or Chemical Search Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 545 Hamilton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0304 (Fax: 402-472-9402).

Job Category
Job Category (old) Faculty Tenure/Tenure Leading
Job Type 9 Month
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
If Temporary, indicate end date
Planned Hire Date August 14, 2017
Appointment End Date

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References
  4. Other Document
Optional Documents