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Chemistry and Biochemistry
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The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Baylor University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor beginning August 2014. Exceptional candidates at higher ranks are also encouraged to apply. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Biochemistry(or a closely related discipline) and will be evaluated based on (i) their potential to develop an internationally-recognized, externally-funded research program and (ii) their desire to excel as a teacher at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates in all areas of Biochemistry will be considered, but preference will be given to applicants working on problems at the interface of the chemical and biological sciences. Please submit your application electronically as a single PDF file, which contains in this order: a curriculum vitae, research plan(s) with estimated start-up costs, official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. To ensure full consideration all application materials should be received by 11/01/13, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Correspondence should be directed to: Patrick Farmer, Chair Search Committee, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Baylor University, One Bear Place #97348, Waco, TX 76798; Email: and cc:

Baylor, the world's largest Baptist University, holds a Carnegie classification as a "high-research" institution. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and deepening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris

Baylor is a Baptist university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an AA/EEO employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, & persons with disabilities to apply.

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