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Adjunct, Chemistry

Position Description

The Chemistry Department at Seattle University is inviting applications for part-time adjunct faculty to teach in multiple areas of Chemistry. The successful applicant will be responsible for teaching one or more of the department’s classes for majors or non-majors, which can be found here under Course Information: Lecture courses typically meet on MWF or TTh; lab courses typically meet 3-4 hours once a week. At least two hours of office hours per class, per week are typical.


The ideal candidate will have an PhD in a relevant area of Chemistry (organic, inorganic, analytical, physical, biochemistry, etc.), and teaching experience across multiple areas of Chemistry is preferred.


Founded in 1891, Seattle University is a Jesuit Catholic university located on a beautiful campus of more than 50 acres in the dynamic heart of Seattle. Our diverse and driven population is made up of more than 7,200 students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.

In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals who will further enrich the diversity of our educational community.

Application Instructions

Submit applications at including cover letter of interest, Curriculum Vitae/Resume, and the names and contact information of three references. Recruitment is ongoing and based on quarterly teaching needs. Contact Chemistry Department Chair, Joe Langenhan, with any inquiries:

Seattle University
901 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122