Preceptorships in Chemistry

May 9, 2017

Preceptorships in Chemistry -

The Department of Chemistry at Yale University (New Haven, CT) invites applications for two (2) Preceptor positions. Preceptors are expected to be PhD-level scientists who will assist the Department with undergraduate-teaching endeavors. One position will focus on General Chemistry courses and the other on Organic Chemistry courses. Specific Preceptor responsibilities will include: leading of discussion and/or laboratory sections for General Chemistry or Organic Chemistry courses; conducting regular review sessions; contributing to the training of graduate-student teaching assistants; assisting instructors of record to design course content and assessment tasks; grading; and participating in the development of new laboratory modules. The positions will begin on August 15, 2017 and initially will be offered at the rank of Lecturer for a one (1)  year term, which will be renewable for up to three (3) years based on performance.

Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a short statement describing their teaching philosophy, and arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation. Please submit all materials through Review of applications will commence on June 1, 2017 and continue until the positions are filled.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.