Department of Chemistry

Positions Available

Part time positions

The Chemistry Department frequently needs part-time faculty to teach lecture and/or laboratory sections of the following courses:

  • CHY 107 Chemistry for the Health Sciences
  • CHY 114K Laboratory Techniques I
  • CHY 116 Laboratory Techniques II
  • CHY 252 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I

Individuals who are interested in teaching CHY 107 must have a Ph.D. in chemistry or biochemistry. For the laboratory courses, preference will be given to applicants who have at least a master’s degree in chemistry. If you would like to be considered for one of these positions, please send a current copy of your resumé along with a cover letter indicating the course(s) you are interested in teaching to:

Dr. Henry J. Tracy
Chairman
Chemistry Department
University of Southern Maine
P.O. Box 9300
Portland, ME 04104-9300

USM Chemistry Club

The USM Chemistry Club is an ACS Student Chapter that works to educate and entertain students in K-12 about the principles of chemistry through engaging demonstrations.

In addition to performing demonstrations, the USM Chemistry Club presents chemistry research from a variety of fields at the annual national ACS conference.

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