Visiting Assistant Professor in Forensic Chemistry

George Washington University, Washington, DC, US


The successful candidate will be required to teach three graduate courses per semester in the field of forensic science based on their experience. Examples of courses include but are not limited to, forensic chemistry, trace evidence, forensic drug analysis, and introductory courses to the forensic sciences. The Visiting Professor will also serve as Director of Graduate Studies (DGS) for the forensic chemistry field of study in the Master of Forensic Science (MFS) degree program. The DGS reviews applications for the MFS degree in the field of forensic chemistry and acts as the academic adviser for students in that field of study. The Visiting Professor will also be expected to mentor students in their independent research projects.


Applicants must hold a Master’s degree, or its equivalent, in chemistry, forensic chemistry, or forensic science. Applicants must have at least two years of casework experience in a forensic science laboratory.


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How to apply

To be considered, please submit an online application at the following URL: Upload a cover letter expressing your interest in and qualifications for the position; a copy of your curriculum vitae; a statement expressing your interest in teaching; and a copy of your transcript. Please also provide the names and contact information for three references. Only complete applications will be considered. Review of applications will begin on February 1st, 2024 and continue until the position is filled.