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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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Adjunct Faculty Needed for Fall (Pierce College)
Deadlines: See job posting       
Location: Puyallup, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 07/27/2018 
Brief Description: Pierce College Puyallup is looking for instructors for the following afternoon/evening classes:  CHEM 121 (TTh 3-4:50 Lecture, T 5-6:50 Lab) || Double section: CHEM 121 (MW 5:30-7:20 Lecture, MW 7:30-9:20 Lab) || CHEM 139 (MW 5:30-7:40).  If you or anyone you know are interested in any of these classes, please email Katy Olsen-Tiglao (KOlsen@pierce.ctc.edu) and apply online here:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/piercedist/jobs/662108/adjunct-faculty-chemistry-pool-part-time
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Chemistry/Science Education TT Faculty Position (Western Washington University)
Deadlines: 09/17/2018       
Location: Bellingham, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 07/27/2018 
Brief Description: Applications are invited for one tenure track position at the assistant or associate professor levels in chemistry with a specialization in science education. This will be a joint appointment between the chemistry department and the Science, Math and Technology Education (SMATE) program at Western Washington University (WWU) in Bellingham, WA, beginning September 2019. The chemistry department and SMATE program are committed to WWU’s goal of recruiting and retaining diverse faculty, and welcome applications from diverse candidates. The ideal candidate will enhance our existing strengths in education and research by teaching chemistry and teacher preparation courses as well as leading an active research program in science education. A Ph.D. by hire date is required. Please see the full position announcement for all required and preferred qualifications and to apply:  http://employment.wwu.edu/cw/en-us/job/495871/. Inquiries may be addressed to Prof. Emily Borda at (360) 650-3135 or bordae@wwu.edu.  WWU is an AA/EO employer.  For disability accommodation call (360) 650-3774. Review of applications begins September 17, 2018; position open until filled.
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Science Lab Manager (Bellevue College)
Deadlines: 08/10/2018     
Location: Bellevue, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 07/27/2018 
Brief Description: Bellevue College is seeking a Science Lab Manager, who plans, develops, manages, implements and reviews the scientific instructional support for science programs. Duties include supervising scientific instruction support staff, managing equipment/supplies and equipment budgets, overseeing health and safety expectations, and providing professional and technical support for Science Division classes, initiatives and outreach in multiple disciplines. The Science Lab Manager reports to the Science Division Dean.
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