Lexington Section

Lexington Section News

18 September 2018

Georgetown College is actively looking for someone to teach Organic Chemistry Labs and potentially General Chemistry Labs in the Spring of 2019.  We are also looking to hire a full time Organic Chemist for fall of 2019.  Contact Todd Hamilton at todd_hamilton@georgetowncollege.edu for more details.





01 August 2018

Bluegrass Community & Technical College (BCTC) has the following courses available to teach this fall:


  • CHE  170 J102 General College Chemistry I TR 08:00 AM 09:40 AM  
  • CHE  175 J101 Gen College Chemistry Lab I M 09:00 AM 12:00 PM  
  • CHE  175 J102 Gen College Chemistry Lab I M 01:00 PM 04:00 PM  
  • CHE  175 J104 Gen College Chemistry Lab I W 11:00 AM 02:00 PM  
  • CHE  185 J101 General College Chem Lab II T 09:00 AM 12:00 PM  
  • CHE  185 J102 General College Chem Lab II T 01:00 PM 04:00 PM 


If have a MS or PhD with 18 graduate hours in chemistry and would like to teach one or more of these courses, then contact the BCTC Coordinator of Chemistry, Tracy.Knowles@kctcs.edu



May 2018

The University of Kentucky is looking for someone to teach second semester organic chemistry this summer.  Please contact Mark Meier at mark.meier@uky.edu if you are interested in the position.



December 2017

Congratulations to the newly elected officers for 2018!

  • Chair - Martin Jacobs
  • Chair-elect - David Cunningham, EKU
  • Past-chair - Brent Eldridge, KCTCS
  • Vice-chair -Marina Fosso Yatchang, UK
  • Secretary - Jesse Thompson, UK
  • Treasurer - Brent Eldridge, KCTCS
  • Councilor - Jennifer Muzyka, Centre
  • Alternate councilor - Margaret Ndinguri, EKU

High school chemistry teachers interested in being involved in the local ACS Section are encouraged to contact one of the officers.