Cuesta College is a 2 year community college in San Luis Obispo, California. We are currently recruiting for a tenure-track chemistry position starting in fall 2018. Our chemistry faculty teach 15-20 hours per week, including labs, have no research or publication obligations, and enjoy both autonomy in the classroom and the opportunity to be engaged with college governance if desired.
This position would be a great fit for recent graduates (MS or PhD) who wish to pursue a career teaching freshman and sophomore level courses and preparing high-quality chemistry students that will enter the workforce, transfer to universities, or enroll in nursing programs.
San Luis Obispo is a beautiful county located on the coast half-way between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Our county is a mix of small to medium sized towns set in a mostly rural area complete with coastal range mountains, vineyards, and both rocky and sandy beaches. Residents here enjoy a multitude of activities including wine tasting, cycling, surfing, and hiking.
More information about the position and application instructions can be found at the URL below. I hope that you will consider sending this message to any prospective candidates who might have the desire for this kind of faculty position. I’d be happy to answer any questions regarding teaching at Cuesta College.