Department Name: 8H090:OISTL/Engineering Distance Learning
The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Kentucky invites applications for the position of Lecturer in Chemical Engineering. This is a non tenure-track faculty position at the Engineering Extended Campus Program in Paducah, Kentucky, with duties oriented primarily towards undergraduate instruction in Chemical Engineering. The initial appointment will be for two years and is renewable. The anticipated start date is Fall 2018.
The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for teaching core courses in the Chemical Engineering curriculum.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled, and the priority deadline for acceptance of applications is February 15, 2018. To apply, please submit PDF files consisting of the following:
Letter of interest
Complete curriculum vitae
Detailed statement of teaching philosophy (upload under Specific Request 1)
Please include the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the application. This information may be used to solicit reference letters from your references within the employment system.
For more information, contact Prof. David Silverstein, email@example.com. Information on the Paducah Programs can be found at: http://www.engr.uky.edu/paducah. Please note that, to be considered an applicant, an application must be submitted via the UK Jobs system.
Applicants should have strong written and oral communication skills and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering (or closely related fields).
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Prior industrial experience and/or professional licensure is valued.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
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