Non-tenure track teaching position in chemistry at Drexel University

Drexel University's Department of Chemistry invites applications for a one-year (academic year 2023-2024) non-tenure track teaching position in chemistry. Specific teaching areas could include any of the following: general chemistry, nursing chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and organic chemistry. Start date is September 1, 2023. All applicants must have earned a PhD in chemistry by the start date.

The candidate will be hired at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor (non-tenure track). The position is a one-year, full-time position with the possibility of renewal. Teaching responsibilities are for the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters, with a focus on teaching in the undergraduate General Chemistry sequence, including lectures, recitations, and laboratory classes. Additional duties include departmental and university service as needed.

Applications including a letter of application, teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for 3 references should be uploaded to The candidate should arrange for 2-3 letters of recommendation to be sent to the Head of Department, Professor Joe Foley ( The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Finalists will be required to present a 15-20-minute sample lecture as part of the interview process.

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Dr. Daniel King
Associate Professor

College of Arts and Sciences
Drexel University
3141 Chestnut St.
Disque Hall 509
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Tel: 215.895.0571 / Fax: 215.571.3525