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Kansas State University
Posted: 02/7/2022
Director Of Labs

Director Of Labs


Department: 3670020070 Chemistry

Job no: 512252

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Applied Sciences

Pay Grade: 07B


About This Role:

The Department of Chemistry invites applications for a non-tenure track position as Director of Laboratories to begin in June 2022. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated and interactive educator with strong interests in chemical education in undergraduate teaching laboratories


The departments of Chemistry at Kansas State University offers programs leading to the B.S., B.A., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees.


Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:


We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

The Department of Chemistry in the in a commitment to recruit, retain and resource peoples historically under-represented in university education in the United States. Fostering diversity goes beyond increasing the numbers of under-represented students, faculty and staff. It also includes a commitment to substantial curricular offerings, resources, and programming that foregrounds the knowledge, perspectives, cultures, and histories of marginalized communities. A truly diverse college culture and structure will benefit all members of the university community to better serve and excel in an increasingly global and multicultural world.


What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:


• Requires a bachelor's degree and five to 10 years of relevant experience.


Preferred Qualifications:


• Education: M.S. in Chemistry or a closely related discipline

• Minimum of 3 years experience teaching chemistry laboratory courses at either secondary school or higher education levels.

• Ph.D. in Chemistry or a closely related discipline


Other Requirements:


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment


How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:


• Letter of Interest

• Current CV

• Statement of Teaching Philosophy (2 page limit)

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled. For best consideration, apply by March 1, 2022.


Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$62,000 - $65,000 / annually, depending on education and experience


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.


Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.


Advertised: Feb 07, 2022


Application Closes: Open until filled


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