Special Assistant Professor of Chemistry

New York, United States
02 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
02 Aug 2019
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Full Time

School/Division:     College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Office:     Department of Chemistry
Full-Time or Part-Time:     Full-Time

About Hofstra     

Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.


Hofstra University invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track assistant professor position in Chemistry beginning September 1, 2019. Position includes teaching either Organic Chemistry lecture and lab and/or introductory General Chemistry lecture and lab courses. The Chemistry department offers undergraduate degrees in Chemistry, Biochemistry and Forensic Science. Teaching load will be two/three courses per semester; typical class size 10-50.


Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field is required. Competitive salary offered.

Tenure Track:     


Application Instructions:     

Applications received by June 30, 2019 will receive full consideration; applications will be considered until the position is filled. Submit cover letter, CV, and arrange for official transcripts and three letters of recommendation to be addressed to: Dr. William F. Nirode, Chair, Chemistry Department and emailed to:

Voluntary Self-Identification     

All applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification forms


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