Chemistry Instructor (One or More)

Saddleback College

Mission Viejo, CA

ID: 7090594 (Ref.No. scj-11953)
Posted: December 14, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Minimum Qualifications:
For this position, employees must have at least one of the following:聽

1. Master鈥檚 degree or higher in chemistry from an accredited college or university; OR聽
2. Bachelor鈥檚 degree in chemistry or biochemistry AND a Master鈥檚 degree or higher in聽
聽biochemistry, chemical engineering, chemical physics, physics, molecular biology, or聽
聽geochemistry from an accredited college or university; OR聽
3. Valid California Community College instructor credential appropriate to the subject per Education Code 87355 (issued prior to July 1, 1990); OR聽
4. A combination of education and experience that is at least the equivalent of items 1 or 2 above.

Applicants must also have:

Commitment to equity and diversity. All applicants must have demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty and staff.聽 The applicant must be able to demonstrate how these factors relate to the need for equity minded practices within an educational environment.

Desired Qualifications:
Preference will be given to those candidates demonstrating a high level of expertise on the basis of:聽
路 An earned PhD from a US accredited institution of higher education or an equivalent聽
PhD certified by the US Department of Education.聽
路 A minimum of four semesters of in-person teaching as the lead instructor for General聽
Chemistry lecture and laboratory.聽
路 Experience in the use of computers and instrumentation in Chemistry laboratory聽
instruction.聽
路 Evidence of a sensitivity to and understanding of the socioeconomic, cultural, disability,聽
political, and ethnic backgrounds of diverse student populations.聽
路 Experience of the ability to address equity gaps of racially minoritized and other聽
marginalized groups within Chemistry.

Assignment Type:
Full Time, Tenure Track

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Resume / CV

  2. Cover Letter

  3. Transcript 1



Optional Documents

  1. Transcript 2

  2. Transcript 3

  3. Letter of Recommendation 1

  4. Letter of Recommendation 2

  5. Letter of Recommendation 3

  6. Other Doc

  7. Foreign Transcript Evaluation 1

  8. License or Certificate







At the South Orange County Community College District, our goal as an academic community is to sustain a working environment that fosters and celebrates diversity, promotes and rewards excellence, and is welcoming to all. An exemplary academic community promotes an inclusive environment that best prepares our faculty, staff, and students to live, work, and contribute in a global society. The Plan reflects the District's commitment to equal employment opportunity and outlines the active steps that ensure nondiscriminatory practices.