Millikin University invites applications for two part-time positions for Adjunct Professors beginning immediately. An M.S. or Ph.D. in chemistry or closely related area is required. Responsibilities will include teaching first semester general chemistry lab courses and/or introductory organic and biochemistry lab courses. Applicants should be available for employment beginning in August 2016. The Chemistry Department is ACS-approved (www.millikin.edu/chemistry).
Millikin University is a private, comprehensive institution serving approximately 2,300 undergraduate, graduate, full-time and part-time students who study in four colleges/schools: Arts and Sciences, Business, Fine Arts and Professional Studies. Situated on an attractiveseventy-acre campus in Decatur, Illinois (population of 85,000), Millikin is located 180 miles southwest of Chicago, 150 miles west of Indianapolis, and 120 miles northeast of St. Louis. A Millikin education is characterized by performance learning - a unique approach to learning that builds the confidence to succeed after graduation. Students apply classroom learning to internships and consulting projects, both in Decatur and around the country. A vibrant campus community engages students in more than 90 student organizations and a close-knit Greek community. Millikin Big Blue athletics include 19 NCAA Division III teams as well as junior varsity teams and intramurals. In 2013, 99% of Millikin graduates gained employment or entry into graduate/professional school within six months of graduation (www.millikin.edu).
Candidates should email a brief letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and contact information of three references to. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of background check. Millikin University is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.