Preceptor, Chemistry

  • Yale University, Chemistry Department
  • New Haven, CT, USA
  • Mar 29, 2022
Full time Chemistry

Job Description


The Department of Chemistry at Yale University (New Haven, CT) invites applications for a Preceptor position. Preceptors are PhD-level scientists who will participate in undergraduate teaching, working closely with faculty members. The position will focus on General Chemistry courses. Specific Preceptor responsibilities will include leading of discussion and/or laboratory sections, assisting instructors of record to design course content and assessment tasks, contributing to the training of graduate-student teaching assistants, participating in the development of new laboratory modules, conducting regular review sessions, and grading. The position will begin on August 1, 2022 and initially will be offered at the rank of Lecturer for a one (1) year term, which will be renewable for up to three (3) years based on performance.


Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

PhD or equivalent in Chemistry at time of hire.

Application Details

Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a short statement describing their teaching philosophy, and arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation. Please submit all materials through Review of applications will commence on April 1, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.

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