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Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Lecturer of Chinese Language

Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Sciences

Visiting Assistant Professor of the Study of Women & Gender and English Language and Literature


Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Smith College invites applications for a non-tenure-track, full-time position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry, to begin July 2016. The initial term of appointment is one year, with the possibility of an additional reappointment, conditional on performance and the needs of the College. The successful candidate will be prepared to offer a total of five courses per year in areas suited to the candidate's field of expertise. Specializations may include but are not limited to: General, Organic, Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, as well as Biochemistry and Environmental Chemistry.  A Ph.D. in Chemistry is required by the time of appointment and candidates with postdoctoral experience are encouraged to apply.

We seek a colleague engaged in learning, developing, and maintaining a dynamic curriculum that is responsive to the needs of Smith’s diverse and talented student body. A commitment to excellence in both teaching and to research is essential.  The Department of Chemistry has state-of-the-art facilities and instrumentation, and its faculty is dedicated to active research programs with undergraduate students. Research and mentoring of students is not required for visiting faculty, but visitors are welcome to participate. Details about the Department of Chemistry at Smith may be found at http://www.smith.edu/chemistry.

Located in Northampton, MA, Smith College is the largest women's college in the country and is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research across the liberal arts. A faculty of outstanding scholars interact with students in small classes, as advisors, and through student-faculty research projects. The Five College Consortium, comprised of Smith, Amherst, Mount Holyoke, and Hampshire Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, provides a rich intellectual and cultural life.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/33612 with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research, unofficial copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three confidential letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin February 1, 2016.

Diversifying the student body, faculty, administration, staff, and curriculum is at the heart of our mission and vision for the College. We are committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in the application process for individuals with disabilities and encourage applicants to request any needed accommodation(s). We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures, including, but not limited to, those based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, and veteran status.

Smith College is an EO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer. Women, underrepresented racial groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/33612


Lecturer of Chinese Language

The Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at Smith College invites applications for a three-year lecturer position in Chinese language, to begin July 2016. The position is a full time appointment with full benefits. The lecturer will teach five courses at all levels of Mandarin Chinese.  Applicants must have a native or near-native fluency in Chinese and English, a minimum of two-years teaching experience at all levels in an American college or university setting, and demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching. Master’s degree or above in a field related to teaching Chinese as a second language is required.

Located in Northampton, MA, Smith College is the largest women's college in the country and is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research across the liberal arts. A faculty of outstanding scholars interact with students in small classes, as advisors, and through student-faculty research projects. The Five College Consortium, comprised of Smith, Amherst, Mount Holyoke, and Hampshire Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, provides a rich intellectual and cultural life. Details about the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at Smith may be found at http://www.smith.edu/eall/.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/33684 with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample teaching materials (including one course syllabus and one project description), a statement of teaching philosophy, and three confidential letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin March 1, 2016.

Diversifying the student body, faculty, administration, staff, and curriculum is at the heart of our mission and vision for the College. We are committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in the application process for individuals with disabilities and encourage applicants to request any needed accommodation(s). We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures, including, but not limited to, those based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, and veteran status.

Smith College is an EO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer. Women, underrepresented racial groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/33684


Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Sciences

The Computer Science Department at Smith College invites applications for a non-tenure-track, full-time position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science, to begin July 2016. The term of appointment is for one year. A Ph.D. in computer science is required by the time of appointment.

The successful candidate will be prepared to teach five courses per year and must provide evidence of excellence in teaching and of an active research program. Fields of particular interest include but are not limited to: software engineering, mobile computing, programming languages, and operating systems. Candidates with postdoctoral or other experience and the ability to work with diverse student populations are especially encouraged to apply.

Located in Northampton, MA, Smith College is the largest women's college in the country and is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research across the liberal arts. A faculty of outstanding scholars interact with students in small classes, as advisors, and through student-faculty research projects. The Five College Consortium, comprised of Smith, Amherst, Mount Holyoke, and Hampshire Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, provides a rich intellectual and cultural life. Details about the Computer Science Department at Smith may be found at http://www.cs.smith.edu/.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/34520 with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching experience, and three confidential letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin May 1, 2016.

Diversifying the student body, faculty, administration, staff, and curriculum is at the heart of our mission and vision for the College. We are committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in the application process for individuals with disabilities and encourage applicants to request any needed accommodation(s). We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures, including, but not limited to, those based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, and veteran status.

Smith College is an EO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer. Women, underrepresented racial groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/34520


Visiting Assistant Professor of the Study of Women & Gender and English Language and Literature

The Program for the Study of Women and Gender (SWG) and the Department of English Language and Literature at Smith College invite applications for a one-year, non-tenure-track position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, to begin July 2016. We seek a scholar working at the intersection of questions of race, gender, and sexuality in literary and/or visual texts in the contemporary U.S.

The successful candidate will be prepared to teach three courses in SWG and two in English. Both programs offer considerable freedom in curricular design. Candidates who work in fields of Native and indigenous studies, women of color feminisms, Asian American, and Latin@/x Studies are encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. in a relevant field is required by the time of appointment.

Located in Northampton, MA, Smith College is the largest women's college in the country and is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research across the liberal arts. A faculty of outstanding scholars interact with students in small classes, as advisors, and through student-faculty research projects. The Five College Consortium, comprised of Smith, Amherst, Mount Holyoke, and Hampshire Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, provides a rich intellectual and cultural life. Details about the Program for the Study of Women and Gender at Smith may be found at http://www.smith.edu/swg/. Details about the Department of English Language and Literature may be found at http://www.smith.edu/english/.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/34883 with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three confidential letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin April 15, 2016.

Diversifying the student body, faculty, administration, staff, and curriculum is at the heart of our mission and vision for the College. We are committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in the application process for individuals with disabilities and encourage applicants to request any needed accommodation(s). We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures, including, but not limited to, those based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, and veteran status.

Smith College is an EO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer. Women, underrepresented racial groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/34883


Smith College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or veteran status in the recruitment and admission of students, the recruitment and employment of faculty and staff, and the operation of any of its programs and activities, as specified by all applicable laws and regulations.

In compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), Smith College will attempt to provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with a disability in completing the application form or with the interview process. Please notify the Office of Human Resources at (413) 585-2270 in advance so necessary arrangements can be made.

 


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