Date Posted: Jan 17, 2018
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Department of Chemistry at Binghamton University invites applications for an Upper-Level Chemistry Laboratory Coordinator, a calendar year professional staff position eligible for permanent appointment. The main responsibilities will be the management and operation of all upper-level laboratory courses. The Coordinator will update existing, and develop new laboratory experiments and initiatives in collaboration with Faculty and the Director of the Instruction and Outreach. Specific responsibilities of the position are to train, mentor and supervise graduate teaching assistants; manage day-to-day operation of the laboratories; schedule, plan and coordinate laboratory exercises; administer the laboratory budget; enforce safety regulations; operate and maintain laboratory instrumentation; participate in and contribute to chemical education workshops and conferences; be the LON-CAPA domain coordinator; participate in necessary institutional functions such as, but not limited to, departmental and university committees.
Potential candidates should have a M.S. or a Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field; outstanding organizational, communication and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of the operation and maintenance of laboratory instruments (IR, AA, HPLC, GC/MS, Fluorimeter, etc) and equipment is required.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy and three letters of recommendation online at
Review of completed applications will begin on January 10th, and will continue until the position is filled, with an anticipated appointment date of March 1st, 2018. Binghamton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.