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Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor of Chemistry

The Chemistry Department at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites applications for a one year, full-time position in Chemistry at the level of Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor, depending on qualifications for the upcoming academic year. The successful candidate will teach a General Chemistry and lab and Preparation for Chemistry.

A Ph. D. in Chemistry preferred; all areas will be considered; a commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level; effective oral and written communication skills.  Ability to teach general chemistry and labs should be documented by at least one of the following: letter of reference, peer review of teaching, student evaluations or teaching awards. Screening will begin as soon as materials are received and will continue until position is filled.

For full consideration submit: (1) Letter of application, (2) current curriculum vita, (3) statement of teaching philosophy, (4) evidence of quality teaching, (5) undergraduate and graduate transcripts (copies will suffice for initial screening), (6) statement of eligibility for employment in the United States (if not US citizen), and (7) three current and relevant letters of recommendation mailed directly to the Chair of the Search Committee. 

Send application materials to: 
 Dr. Elisabeth T. Bell-Loncella
 Chemistry Search Committee
 Department of Chemistry
 University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
 450 Schoolhouse Road
 Johnstown, PA 15904
Electronic applications accepted but not required; send all listed materials to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity.

The Chemistry Department offers a BS in Chemistry and Biochemistry. For more information visit our web site: Direct questions to