Chemistry, Instructor I

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Chemistry, Instructor I
Appointment Type 9 Month
Job Description

As the Chemistry, Instructor I you will teach at the undergraduate level; be involved in course and/or curriculum development; research/scholarship; participate on College and University committees and/or initiatives.

Florida Gulf Coast University is a comprehensive university dedicated to quality education, research, and service. All faculty are expected to be excellent teachers, responsive to changing professional needs; committed to innovative delivery of engage instruction resulting in improved student learning; committed to effective use of technology including distance learning and provide service to the College, University and Community. Teaching assignments may be on the main campus or at off-campus sites within our region.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in Chemistry or related field from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent.

Must possess a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the field of instruction.

Must meet the University and College criteria for the appointment to the level of Instructor I.

Preferred Qualifications

The department values an engaged teaching and research perspective. Although applicants from all areas of chemistry are welcome, expertise in areas which complement existing departmental strengths would be especially welcome, as would interest and ability to make connections to other programs in the College of Arts and Sciences or the College of Engineering and the College of Health Professions. The successful applicant will demonstrate a willingness to engage in service opportunities commensurate with career maturity.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Experience or commitment to engaged learning & teaching. Interest in collaborating both within and outside the University in the development and delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning. Must value continued scholarship and service to the school and university.

Salary Range

Job Duties

Essential Job Duties

Teaches load of 12 contact hours per semester of undergraduate courses in chemistry and related subjects.

Community, institutional and professional service in furtherance of FGCU’s mission is expected of all faculty.

Other duties may be assigned by the chair.

Other Duties

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F98P
Open Date 11/01/2017
Close Date 12/03/2017
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

Appointment will be made on a 9 month multi-year appointment basis available August 2018.

Because applications and materials are subject to public review and retention under Florida’s Public Records Law, please DO NOT send examples of your project/scholarship unless requested to do so. Therefore all submitted materials including articles, disks, slides, books, etc., become the property of FGCU and CANNOT BE RETURNED. As applicable, finalists will be notified of the need to submit specific additional materials. Such materials will become the property of FGCU.

Under Florida’s Public Records law, applications will be available for public review upon request.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a Master's degree or higher in Chemistry or related field from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent.
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you possess a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in the field of instruction?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate how you first learned of this position.
    • Job Board
    • Print Advertisement
    • Social Media
    • Job Fair/Conference
    • FGCU Website
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  4. * Per the question above, please specify the name of where you FIRST learned of the position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. List of 5 Professional References (with relationship of each)
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents