SUNY College at Plattsburgh Adjunct Faculty, Chemistry in Plattsburgh, New York

Position Details

Position Summary

Successful candidates will be committed to excellence in teaching in an institution dedicated primarily to undergraduate education. They will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to diversity and gender issues, as SUNY Plattsburgh is committed to ensuring that its graduates are educated to succeed in an increasingly complex, multicultural, and interdependent world.

Some Adjunct Instructors assigned to laboratories, theaters, or studios (art, theater, science) must participate in mandatory safety training before they can begin work. Training sessions are provided by the College during the first week of each semester. No additional compensation is provided for attendance at the mandatory safety training sessions.

The vita bank exists to provide a pool of candidates who might be available to fill anticipated positions as needed.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of application materials occurs on a periodic basis. Qualified applicants may be kept on file for future opportunities. Please submit a cover letter, resume/CV, and contact information for 3 current references. Official transcripts from an accredited institution will be required prior to employment.

EEO Statement

SUNY Plattsburgh is an equal opportunity employer, committed to excellence through diversity. As an equal opportunity employer and a government contractor subject to VEVRAA, SUNY Plattsburgh complies with hiring regulations regarding sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, age and veteran status.

Pay Equity Statement

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Search Number: PJ # 5006F

Title: Adjunct Faculty, Chemistry

Category: Part-Time Faculty

Department: Chemistry

Examples of Duties & Responsibilities: Instruction for class and/or laboratories in general chemistry and organic chemistry. Candidates may be asked to teach courses in a distance learning format.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and requisite experience. Successful candidates will have demonstrated an ability to work effectively and collegially with faculty, staff, and administrators.

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree preferred.

Salary: $848/Lecture Credit - $1193/Lab Section

Open Until Filled: Yes