Instructor, Chemistry

Faculty & Lecturers Boston, Massachusetts


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Suffolk University invites applications for a one year instructor position beginning on July 1, 2019.  The successful candidate will support the general chemistry curriculum (CHEM 111/L111 and 112/L112), courses that are taken by all chemistry, biochemistry, and biology majors. CHEM 111/L111 are options for physics and mathematics majors, and also fulfill the science core requirement for non-majors.  This position involves teaching a course load of eight courses (4/4).

Minimum qualifications include a master's degree in chemistry and one year of laboratory teaching experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The successful candidate should be familiar with innovative pedagogies and demonstrate excellent teaching skills.

Application should be made through the Suffolk HR website and should include the following: 1) cover letter; 2) CV; 3) copy of graduate transcripts; 4) statement of teaching philosophy; and 5) student evaluations of teaching. In addition, three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Maureen Dooley, Human Resources Assistant, at . Review of applications will begin immediately, with a final application deadline of May 1, 2019.

Suffolk University is a private, comprehensive, urban university located in downtown Boston and is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse community.  Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.  To learn more about Suffolk University, visit our website at