Academic Specialist positions available at Michigan State University, Department of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry ( at Michigan State University seeks two candidates for fixed-term, 9-month academic-specialist position and two candidates for fixed-term, 9-month instructor position for our Undergraduate General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry Laboratory Program, beginning August 16, 2024. 

The Undergraduate Chemistry Laboratory Program at the Department of Chemistry serves a diverse population of students interested in science-based and science-related careers with a focus on pre-professional students. The successful candidate will become part of a collaborative Chemistry Laboratory teaching team and will teach four laboratory sections in the fall semester and four laboratory sections in the spring semester of either CEM 161 (general chemistry) or CEM 255 (organic chemistry) throughout the week. The person hired will have opportunities to be involved in ongoing campus-wide efforts to refine pedagogy in gateway science and mathematics courses.

All candidates MUST apply via CAREERS @MSU. Here are the links for the two positions!

Job no: 959702
Job no: 959694

Review of applications begins on 06/24/2024. Position will be open until filled. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Amy Pollock ( and Dr. Mengqi Zhang (