Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry Faculty Position | Judson University Christian College

Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry

Job Summary:

The Department of Science and Mathematics at Judson University seeks applications from individuals to teach Analytical Chemistry w/lab for the Spring semester of 2021. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Inorganic Chemistry with experience in Instrumentation.

Primary Responsibilities:

The position requires teaching 3 lectures (150 minutes total) and 2 labs (300 minutes total) per week in Analytical Chemistry. Instructor will prepare lessons (lecture and/or activity), select homework assignments (these can be completed using an online homework system such as Sapling), and create tests and quizzes over the prescribed textbook sections, respond to student questions (often via email), and evaluate student work.


Candidates must 1) hold a master’s degree, doctorate preferred, in chemistry, 2) demonstrate an active and growing Christian faith, 3) share a commitment to excellence in teaching within a Christ-centered academic community, and 4) possess collaborative skills to work with colleagues across the Science and Mathematics Department and throughout the university.

Adjunct faculty hold the rank of instructor and are hired on a per course basis.

Contact Information:

Applicants must provide a complete application packet including letter of application, the undergraduate faculty application form (see, curriculum vitae, and unofficial transcripts of both undergraduate and graduate work (official transcripts will be required upon hiring).  Please submit all application materials to: Dr. Jeff Henderson, Chair, Department of Science and Mathematics Please submit application documents as PDFs and include the words "Adjunct Position" in the subject line of the email.

Judson University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity. This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees, and applicants for admission or employment, in all University programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status.

Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until filled. The appointment will begin January 13th, 2021.

About Judson University:

Judson University is a Christian institution representing the Church at work in higher education. Nestled along the picturesque Fox River in the city of Elgin just 45 miles northwest of Chicago, Judson is home to over 1,200 students from 36 states and 26 countries. Judson offers degrees in more than 65 different majors and minors for traditional, graduate and adult students.

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