Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses pertaining to the chemical and physical properties and compositional changes of substances. Work may include instruction in the methods of qualitative and quantitative chemical analysis. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching, and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Key Competencies * Analytical Thinking * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Adaptability/Flexibility * Independence * Innovation * Initiative * Persistence * Achievement/Effort

Representative Tasks * Evaluate and grade students' class work, laboratory performance, assignments, and papers. * Supervise students' laboratory work. * Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, and chemical separation.


Educational Services,

Job Family Education, Training, and Library

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