chemistry lecturer




Chemistry lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, chemistry, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants 
for the preparation of lectures and of exams, for leading laboratory practices, grading papers and for leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their field of chemistry, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Alternative label

  • chemical science lector

  • chemistry lector

  • instructor in chemistry

  • chemical science docent

  • chemical sciences lecturer

  • senior lecturer in chemistry

  • university chemistry lecturer

  • chemical sciences lector

  • chemical science lecturer

  • lecturer in chemistry

  • chemistry professor

  • chemical science professor

  • university chemistry teacher

  • chemical science teacher

  • chemical science instructor

  • specialist lecturer in chemistry

  • chemistry docent

  • chemistry instructor

  • university lecturer in chemistry

  • professor of chemistry

  • higher education chemistry teacher

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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