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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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Summer Chemistry Instructors
Highline College | Des Moines, WA | ACS PSS Posting Date: 04/30/2019     

Highline College is searching for instructors interested in teaching Chem 131 and Physics 139 for the summer (June 24-Aug 15, 2019).  Chem 131 is Mon-Thurs 12:45-2:35pm.  Phys 139 is Mon-Thurs 12:45-2:10pm. If interested, please send your CV to Melissa Moehlig (mmoehlig@highline.edu).

 

Full-time Visiting Assistant Professor
Pacific Lutheran University | Tacoma, WA | ACS PSS Posting Date: 04/01/2019     

The Chemistry Department at Pacific Lutheran University will be hiring a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2019-2020 academic year. This faculty member would primarily teach General Chemistry lecture and lab, and would receive benefits as a full-time employee.  We will begin considering applications on Monday, April 15th. For more information: https://employment.plu.edu/postings/5450

 

Instructional & Classroom Support Tech 3 (Chemistry)  
Shoreline Community College | Shoreline, WA | ACS PSS Posting Date: 04/01/2019     
Shoreline Community College has a new job opening:  Instructional & Classroom Support Tech 3 (Chemistry).  Date of first consideration: April 29th, 2019.  Check out our openings at www.shoreline.edu/hr. 



Full-time Lecturer
Central Washington University | Ellensburg, WA | ACS PSS Posting Date: 04/01/2019     

The Department of Chemistry at Central Washington University (Ellensburg, WA) is hiring a full-time lecturer for the 2019-20 academic year.  Teaching responsibilities will primarily be in general chemistry.  Required qualifications: Master’s Degree in chemistry or related field; applicants must show evident of their ability to be an excellent teacher; experience and demonstrated commitment to diversity.  Preferred qualifications: PhD in chemistry or related field (ABD candidates may be considered; however, the terminal degree must be completed within one year of start date); university-level teaching experience; experience working with a diverse student population. To apply, please go online to https://careers.cwu.edu and search for job 2765.  Screening date is Tuesday, April 9th, 2019.

Science Communication Fellowship
Science Communication Network | Bethesda, MD | ACS PSS Posting Date: 03/01/2019     
The Science Communication Network (SCN), along with Advancing Green Chemistry, offers a Science Communication Fellowship for early career researchers in environmental health and green chemistry. Supported by the Target Foundation, the program is a one-year fellowship for doctoral students and post-docs chosen for their potential to become the next leadership in the fields of environmental health and green chemistry.  We are now accepting applications <http://advancinggreenchemistry.org/collaborations/science-communication-fellows/> for the 2019-2020 Fellowship which begins in May 2019.  If youknow an amazing researcher who with some communications training might step into a leadership role in our field, please share this application and send Amy Kostant (amy@sciencecom.org | o: 301-654-6665) a note indicating that your recommend this candidate.  More info can be found here: http://advancinggreenchemistry.org/collaborations/science-communication-fellows/ 

Full-Time Faculty Positions in Mathematics (Bellevue College)
Deadlines: 01/31/2019      
Location:  Bellevue, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 02/01/2019  
Brief Description: First review of applications was January 31st, 2019.  Applications received after that date may be considered until the position is filled.  
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Full-Time Faculty Positions in Meteorology (Bellevue College)

Deadlines: 02/07/2019      
Location:  Bellevue, WA 
ACS PSS Posting Date: 02/01/2019  
Brief Description: First review of applications is February 7th, 2019.  Applications received after that date may be considered until the position is filled.  
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