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ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR - FOUNDATIONS OF GENERAL CHEMISTRY

 

Job ID#: 18-1220
Department: RDP
Job Type: Faculty - Temporary
Date Posted: Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Position Fill Date: Open until filled

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SPRING SEMESTER, 2019 (FEB. 19 – MAY 10).

 

Prescott College is seeking an experienced adjunct instructor for our upcoming Spring Semester “Foundations of General Chemistry” course.  This is an introductory chemistry course with labs to be held at Prescott College in our spring semester which runs from Feb. 19 through May 10.  Class will meet Monday and Wednesday from 3:30 – 5:45.

This course provides an introduction to chemical sciences, focusing on inorganic chemistry. Topics include the nature of matter and energy, atomic structure, chemical bonds, chemical measurement, classification and stoichiometry, chemical reactions, acid/base equilibrium and topics in thermodynamics. Organic chemistry and biochemistry will be introduced. The course will serve as a useful basis for students who will continue to study chemistry and to those interested in biological systems, environmental chemistry, soil science, geology, phytochemistry and many other areas within environmental studies. Classes consist of lectures, discussions, and lab exercises.

For more detailed course information, please contact Ed Boyer (ESS Dept. Chair) at eboyer@prescott.edu

Compensation depends upon academic degree and previous experience.

Prescott College is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment and supports excellence through diversity.   We encourage qualified applicants from historically underrepresented groups along with Veterans and AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni to participate in our recruitment efforts.