TTU will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the U.S. All new employees will be required to complete an employer’s verification form, I-9, no later than the first day of work for pay.


Index 210106, Position 102080

This is a one-year temporary non-tenure-track appointment to begin August 1, 2017, and renewable based on satisfactory annual reviews, the needs of the department, and future funding.

QUALIFICATIONS: Required: A Ph.D. degree from an accredited institution in analytical chemistry, analytical biochemistry or chemistry, specializing in analytical chemistry or bioanalytical chemistry. Demonstrated potential to excel as an educator. Ability to teach analytical chemistry and analytical chemistry laboratory. Preferred: Prior teaching experience beyond that of a teaching assistant. Experience or ability to participate in biochemistry or forensic chemistry instruction, including laboratory. Candidates will have the opportunity to develop independent research during the term of their employment as space and funds allow.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Instruction in general chemistry, analytical chemistry and analytical chemistry laboratory. Involvement in department and professional service. Demonstration of the ability to effectively and cooperatively interact with faculty and students.

SALARY & BENEFITS: Commensurate with education and experience. Benefits include the accumulation of one sick leave day per month and thirteen (13) University holidays. Other benefits include medical and life insurance (shared cost with the university), retirement, optional 401k, and educational benefits. Deferred income and benefits over 12 months.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants will be required to apply online at https://jobs.tntech.edu and electronically upload a CV, letter of application including a description of teaching philosophy and prior teaching experience, copies of all transcripts (official transcripts for all degrees conferred required upon hire), and email addresses for three references at time of application. References will be contacted via email to provide a reference letter. Submission of materials is the applicant’s responsibility. Applications without all required materials are incomplete and will not be considered.

Questions should be directed to Cory Hawkins, Chair of the Chemistry Instructor Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, Tennessee Tech University, Box 5055, Cookeville TN 38505. Email contact: CAHawkins@tntech.edu.