Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following position in the College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

Assistant Professor

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses at the highest level in the area of Inorganic Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Develop an internationally-recognized, externally-funded, strong and independent research program for the training of graduate students. Research and work on problems at the interface of the chemical and biological sciences. Perform university and community service and direct students.

Requires a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry, Chemistry or closely related discipline.

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POSITION: Assistant Professor

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in analytical chemistry (or related discipline) and a strong desire to maintain an active, externally-funded research program involving students. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated experience and continued interest in solving problems at the interface of the analytical and biological sciences.

RESPONSIBILITIES: (i) establish an internationally-recognized, externally-funded research program in analytical chemistry, and (ii) contribute to departmental teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning October 30, 2014, and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by October 30, 2014 The appointment will begin August 1, 2015.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit applications in a single PDF file in the following order: cover letter, curriculum vitae, research plans and estimated start-up costs, official Ph.D. transcripts, and contact information for three references to: with a cc to:

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