Director Alumni Relations and Donor Relations

Teaching Assistant - Department of Chemistry
Date:  08/12/2008

The Department of Chemistry at Colby College is seeking a Teaching Assistant (full-time, ten month, academic year position), starting September 1, 2008 or January 1, 2009.


  • Teach laboratory sections (primarily in organic chemistry and introductory chemistry courses)
  • Prepare laboratory materials for these courses
  • Grade laboratory papers
  • Maintain equipment
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree in chemistry or related field.
  • Graduate study in chemistry or related field.
  • Experience in laboratory teaching and familiarity with computer applications are desirable.

Salary is competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience.

Please submit a resume, transcripts of undergraduate and any graduate study and three letters of recommendation to: 

Professor Thomas W. Shattuck, Chair
Department of Chemistry
5759 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 859-5759

Colby College is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Colby College does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, or age in employment or in our educational programs.
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