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How to Apply

To apply, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, evidence of teaching excellence as a single .pdf document to Amy Rice at  Additionally, have two (2) letters of reference in support of your application sent electronically to Amy Rice at

Job Summary

The Department of Chemistry is seeking Lecturers to teach Chemistry 215 – Structure & Reactivity II or Chemistry 260-Chemical Principles for the Spring Half Term 2018 only. (May 1 – June 30).

Required Qualifications*

The candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a closely related field.  Qualified candidates should be fluent in the area of expertise and exhibit evidence of excellent teaching skills.

Desired Qualifications*

Preference will be given to candidates who are Research Fellows in good standing in the Department of Chemistry or the Program in Biophysics or who have previously served as an instructor for Chemistry 215 or Chemistry 260 at the University of Michigan.

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline

Application deadline is February 28, 2018.

Selection Process

Review of candidates will continue until the position is filled. Only complete application packets will be reviewed.  The hiring decisions will be announced by March 16, 2018.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.