Term Assistant Professor Position - University of Alaska Anchorage

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Position Summary:The Department of Chemistry at the University of Alaska Anchorage invites applications for a multi-year (AY22-23 & AY23-24) term, bipartite, Assistant Professor of Chemistry position starting August 14, 2022. UAA Department of Chemistry seeks candidates whose professional interests combine a pursuit of excellence in classroom instruction, student engagement, and a desire to meaningfully contribute to a developing department. The department offers undergraduate studies in general, organic, inorganic, physical, analytical, and biochemistry. Our department serves an energetic Anchorage campus of 18,000 students and is located in a diverse and stunningly beautiful city. The salary and benefits are competitive and southcentral Alaska offers spectacular year round outdoor recreation.


The Department of Chemistry at the University of Alaska Anchorage is seeking a doctoral-level Chemist to fill a term appointment Assistant Professor position. The successful applicant will be responsible for delivering lectures and laboratory courses in the Organic Chemistry sequence, lower-division Inorganic Chemistry with biological applications, and 100-level chemistry courses. Applicants should have experience teaching lower and upper division Chemistry courses as instructor of record. Applicants should demonstrate the ability to teach Organic Chemistry (CHEM A321, CHEM A322, and CHEM A323L) and General Chemistry (CHEM A103, CHEM A104, CHEM A105, and CHEM106). Preference will be given to applicants who can also teach either Inorganic or Physical Chemistry, although this is not required. Applicants should have a demonstrated record of curriculum development, implementing student success initiatives and best practices in their classroom instruction, and student body engagement.

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Alaska Anchorage, Department of Chemistry invites applicants for a multi-year (22-23 and 23-24) Term Assistant Professor faculty position. The department seeks candidates dedicated to equity and diversity of the campus community and to promoting an environment that increases student knowledge about local, national, and global communities. Anchorage is a thriving, modern city with a rich cultural life. For more information about living in Anchorage, consult http://www.muni.org.

*Patrick Tomco, Ph.D.*

*Associate Professor of Chemistry*

*ASET Laboratory Manager*

*Chair, ACS Alaska Local Section*

*University of Alaska Anchorage*

*3101 Science Circle*

*Anchorage AK 99508*

*(p) 907-786-1260*