Chemistry -Temporary Full-Time Sessional

Trinity Western University

Location: British Columbia
Date posted: 2012-11-16


The Department of Chemistry in Trinity Western University's Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences invites applications for an anticipated temporary full-time sessional teaching position for 2013-2014 (two semester, eight month appointment). The candidate should be capable of teaching chemistry at all levels, including senior courses in a personal specialty; the ability to teach organic chemistry would be considered an advantage. Subject to personnel and budget considerations, there is a possibility of future openings, so the department very much prefers applications from those capable of conversion to a tenure-track position. Thus, applicants should have a Ph.D. in chemistry, preferably with a specialization in physical or organic chemistry. In addition, later conversion to tenure-track would also dictate that he/she should have or be capable of establishing an active research program.

Interested candidates are requested to complete the on-line application at Applications will be accepted until January 15, 2013 or until a suitable candidate is found. Please also forward a cover letter outlining interests, experience, and major contributions to teaching, research and practice along with a curriculum vitae to Judy Bartram, Executive Assistant to the Office of the Provost, Academics at This position is subject to final approval.

Trinity Western University is a liberal arts university and seeks candidates who are committed to and support its evangelical Christian basis, mission and orientation. More information about Trinity Western's Department of Chemistry can be found at In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed in the first instance to Canadian citizens or permanent residents.


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