Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Chemistry Lecturer

(Recruitment Number 1560214)

Washburn University's Department of Chemistry invites applications for the position of Lecturer beginning August 2014.  This position is a 9 month, non-tenure track, one-year, non-renewable appointment. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Master of Science Degree in Chemistry
  • University and/or College teaching experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry
  • Experience teaching survey University or College chemistry courses


  • Teach freshmen chemistry laboratories
  • Teach survey courses and lab in Forensic Chemical Science  
  • Teach ACS survey chemistry course
  • Maintain office hours
  • Other duties as assigned

Application Procedures:

  • Application review will begin March 24 and continue until the position is filled.  Send application letter, vita, copies of transcripts, and names/addresses/phone numbers of 3 references to: Joyce Hutchins, Washburn University, Department of Chemistry, 1700 SW. College Ave., Topeka, KS. 66621 (do not send additional materials until requested).  For questions, Joyce Hutchins may be contacted at: 785-670-2270, or joyce.hutchins@washburn.edu.  The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire.  To enrich education through diversity, Washburn University is an EOE.  Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.  www.washburn.edu.