Adjunct Professor – Chemistry

Job Title: Adjunct Professor – Chemistry
Position Number: ACAD-ADJ-COSM-09042009
Departments: ,
Reports To: Dean, College of Science and Mathematics
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary

The Department of Chemistry is currently seeking adjunct faculty who are passionate about teaching and student learning in a Christian work environment. The College offers both daytime and evening adjunct opportunities.

Job Responsibilities



Applicants should have a minimum of a master’s degree in chemistry with at least 18 graduate semester hours in chemistry. A completed doctorate in chemistry and a demonstrated record of quality teaching is preferred. We are currently seeking faculty who can teach introductory chemistry lecture and laboratories and general chemistry lectures and laboratories.

Additional Information

The University is in the process of implementing its Ten Pillars vision ( and anticipates significant growth in enrollment and programs. The successful candidate will also be able to articulate a vision for the role of his or her discipline at HBU that is supportive of the Ten Pillars vision statement.

Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian liberal arts institution with a diverse student body and access to all the cultural advantages of one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country.

HBU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

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