The University of Washington is one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. As the state’s flagship university, we are also the largest public and third-largest overall employer in the State of Washington, with over 25,000 talented individuals primarily located at campuses in Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell performing a wide variety of academic, professional, technical, administrative, and support functions. UW employees enjoy excellent benefits and outstanding learning opportunities while contributing to the education and enrichment of over 92,000 students each year.
The main Seattle campus of the University of Washington is comprised of sixteen schools and colleges whose faculty offer educational opportunities to students ranging from first-year undergraduates through doctoral candidates. The College of Arts and Sciences, which includes the Department of Chemistry, is the University’s founding college; it awards some 60% of the bachelor's degrees and 21% of the doctoral degrees at the University of Washington and is located on the main Seattle campus. Research in the Department of Chemistry is supported by nearly $25M in annual grants and contracts and our undergraduate and graduate programs are among the largest on campus.
Below are faculty, staff, and student employment opportunities within the Department of Chemistry. We invite you to explore the prospect of a stimulating work environment.
Lecturer in Organic Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Washington seeks a full- or part-time, nine-month, non-tenure-track Lecturer for appointment on or after March 16, 2014 to participate in our undergraduate chemistry instructional program with an emphasis on introductory organic chemistry courses. We anticipate an initial three-year appointment, with the possibility of renewals. The position requires a Ph.D. in chemistry and demonstrated excellence in large introductory organic chemistry lectures, laboratory instruction, and course development. Applicants should submit a cover letter stating qualifications, a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of teaching philosophy and experience, examples of original instructional materials (syllabi, examinations, etc.), and three letters of recommendation online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3645. Please direct all other correspondence to firstname.lastname@example.org. Priority will be given to applications received by December 31, 2013. University of Washington faculty members engage in teaching, research, and service. The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.
To see any available faculty positions, please visit the UW Academic Human Resources website: http://www.washington.edu/admin/acadpers/employment.html
To see any available staff opportunities, please visit the main UW employment website: http://www.washington.edu/admin/hr/jobs/.
To see any available student hourly positions, please visit the UW student employment website: http://careers.washington.edu/HuskyJobs