ADJUNCT FACULTY- CHEMISTRY Department of Physical Sciences and Applied Mathematics
Position Description: The Department of Physical Sciences and Applied Mathematics seeks applications for Spring 2021 and summer adjunct lecturers for the following courses including: 1. Biochemistry (Lecture and Lab) 2. Advanced Biochemistry 3. Integrated GOB Chemistry (Lecture and Lab) 4. General Chemistry 1 and 2 (Labs)
Vanguard seeks professionals of Christian faith who are committed to integration of faith and learning in their respective fields. The applicants must have demonstrated teaching ability and a commitment to working with and encouraging diversity.
Teach one of the above-mentioned coursework in chemistry.
Transfer knowledge including theory, practical skills, methods and techniques in his/her related field.
Challenge thinking, foster debate and develop the ability of students to engage in critical discourse and thinking regarding chemistry.
Collaborate with department faculty in curriculum implementation, student support, and continuous program improvement.
Identify risks to the organization within the department and discuss risk reduction options with immediate supervisor.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Master's degree (MS or MA) or higher in chemistry or a related field.
Demonstrated teaching ability regarding 1st and 2nd year students.
A vibrant Christian faith and commitment to an integration of faith and learning.
Salary: Part-time, adjunct position. Salary determined on a per contract basis.
Application Procedure: Please complete and submit the Faculty application along with the below documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.Please do not send your documents directly to the Department.
Accompanying essays - Personal Testimony of Relationship with Jesus Christ. - Philosophy of Christian Education and Role of a Christian University. - Integration of Faith, Teaching and Scholarship.
One to three letters of reference
Copies of unofficial transcripts
*Email must include all the above requested attachments and a completed Faculty application in order to be considered. Review of applications begins immediately; applications will be accepted until position is filled or until there is a sufficient number of applicants. Vanguard University will conduct a background check on the final candidate. More information about Vanguard University and the Department of Natural & Physical Sciences can be found on our web site at www.vanguard.edu.
Vanguard University is a private, Christian university of liberal arts studies equipping students for a Self-empowered life of Christ-centered leadership and services. U.S. News & World Report for 2016 ranked Vanguard University #13 in Regional Colleges (West), #10 fro Best Colleges for Veterans, and #19 for economic diversity. The Princeton Review also named Vanguard University a 2015 "Best in the West" College. Additionally, Vanguard is named in the Christian Colleges of Distinction and made the Forbes list of best universities. Vanguard University is Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).