Job Title Professional Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Agency Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Department S&E - Physical & Enviromental Sciences
Proposed Minimum Salary Commensurate
Job Location Corpus Christi, Texas
Job Type Faculty
Job Description The College of Science and Engineering invites applications for a non-tenure track Professional Assistant Professor of Chemistry in the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences. Professional Assistant Professors are full time teaching faculty with the potential for promotion to the rank of professional associate and professional professor positions. The position will begin in the fall 2019 semester.
The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and possibly Master's level courses and laboratories. While there are no research expectations for this position, research opportunities with undergraduate students may exist for motivated individuals. This is especially true if that research is cross-disciplinary in nature and can integrate well into our College's growing engineering program.
The Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences (PENS) of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is an interdisciplinary department that offers undergraduate degrees in Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, Atmospheric Science, and Physics. We also offer a PhD in Coastal and Marine System Sciences, and master's degrees in Environmental Science, Coastal and Marine System Science and will soon be offering a master's degree in Chemistry. With the physical sciences as our core, we seek to bridge academics and research through interdisciplinary collaboration that exists both in the classroom and in the field. We seek for our students at every level to grasp the real-life applicability of their research and its wide-spread impacts on environment and sustainability.
Ph.D. in Chemistry or a closely related field.
At least 18 hours of graduate level chemistry courses.
At least 2 years of teaching General Chemistry lectures and labs as well as Inorganic Chemistry lectures as an Assistant Professor or higher.
To be considered for the position, all required documentation must be submitted.
A completed application will include: 1. A letter of application addressing qualifications listed including a statement of teaching philosophy, 2. A curriculum vitae 3. Three professional references including name, address, title, telephone number, and email addresses, and 4. Copies of transcripts of graduate coursework.
The position will remain open until a finalist is selected. Applicants are encouraged to apply by December 1, 2018.
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a vibrant, Hispanic Serving Doctoral Research Institution that proudly provides a solid academic reputation, renowned faculty and highly-rated degree programs since 1947. The University has a heritage of teaching excellence with innovation in research and community engagement as part of the distinguished Texas A&M System. With palm tree-lined pathways throughout the campus, nearby natural wetlands, a scenic hike-and-bike trail and a university beach, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is the only university in the nation located on its own island, at the heart of the Texas Gulf Coast.