The Department of Chemistry at Yale University (New Haven, CT) invites applications for two (2) Preceptor positions. Preceptors are PhD-level scientists who will participate in undergraduate teaching, working closely with faculty members. 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, assisting instructors of record to design course content and assessment tasks, contributing to the training of graduate-student teaching assistants, participating in the development of new laboratory modules, conducting regular review sessions, and grading. The positions will begin on August 13, 2018 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 http://apply.interfolio.com/48792. Review of applications will commence on March 9, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled.
Yale University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and applications from women, persons with disabilities, underrepresented minority group members, and protected veterans are especially encouraged.