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ACS Chemistry Career Resources

The Puget Sound Sections hosts a Career Event each year (usually held in February) at a local business or governmental facility.  These events present great opportunities to see the scope of the activities of the hosting organizations.  Keep an eye on the Calendar for details regarding the next event.

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Research Scientist/Engineer 1 (University of Washington)
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Location: Seattle, WA
ACS PSS Posting Date: 03/31/2018
Brief Description: The full-time Research Scientist will work as part of a team that includes other scientists, graduate students, undergraduate student helpers, and support staff in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences EH Laboratory.  Position Req# 154325
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Lecturer in Chemistry (2 Positions) (Whitworth University)
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Location: Spokane, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 03/30/2018 
Brief Description: Whitworth University has 2 openings for benefits-eligible, non-tenure-track lecturer positions beginning August 2018.  Primary teaching responsibilities for 1st position include general, organic and biochemistry (GOB) for non-majors.  Primary teaching responsibilities for 2nd position include general chemistry lectures and labs.  Additional teaching assignments for both positions may include other lower division laboratories and courses as needed; a willingness to teach organic laboratories would be desirable. The anticipated teaching load is contingent on need but is anticipated to be 18-21 credit hours with benefits eligibility and faculty development opportunities.  For details and to apply, please go to http://www.whitworth.edu/Administration/HumanResources/jobs.aspx?typeid=4. Questions can be sent to Trisha Russell (trisharussell@whitworth.edu).
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Full Time Lecturer - 1 YR APPT (2018-2019) - Chemistry (Central Washington University)
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Location: Ellensburg, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 02/23/2018 
Brief Description: The CWU Chemistry Department is HIRING! We have a full-time lecturer position open for 2018-2019. For details and to apply, please go online to https://careers.cwu.edu and search for job 1938.
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Assistant Professor for Chemistry Full-Time Tenure Track (Columbia Basin College)
Deadlines: Open until the position is filled.   
Location: Pasco, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 02/01/2018 
Brief Description: Columbia Basin College ("CBC" or the "College") seeks an outstanding and enthusiastic individual to teach a range of courses in Chemistry.  This is a full-time tenure track position in the Math & Science Division at CBC.  The selected candidate must be prepared to instruct a range of chemistry courses especially those involving Introductory Chemistry, General Chemistry, Introductory and Advanced Organic Chemistry.  Additionally, lab sections, including those corresponding to lecture courses taught by other faculty, will be required.  This position reports to the Dean for Math & Science.
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