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The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Chemistry. Applicants will be evaluated based on their potential for developing an internationally-recognized, externally-funded research program and aptitude for excelling as a teacher at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Inorganic and/or Materials Chemistry: Applicants should have established expertise in the general area of Inorganic and/or Materials Chemistry, possess a doctorate (Ph.D. or equivalent degree) in Chemistry, and be able to begin August 2023. Special consideration will be given to candidates who have completed postdoctoral studies and have plans to perform research at the interface of inorganic chemistry and materials science.
Applications can be submitted via interfolio at 106827
Physical and/or Analytical Chemistry: Applicants should have established expertise in the general area of Physical and/or Analytical Chemistry, possess a doctorate (Ph.D. or equivalent degree) in Chemistry, and be able to begin August 1, 2023. Special consideration will be given to candidates who have completed postdoctoral studies and have plans to perform research that will interface with biology, biochemistry, or materials.
Applications can be submitted via interfolio at 106825
Applications will be accepted from June 15, 2022 through October 1, 2022. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a description of research plans (6-8 pages), and a statement of teaching interests and philosophy (1-2 pages) and a copy of an official transcript showing the highest degree conferred (if the Ph.D. is in progress, a copy of the official transcript of completed Ph.D. hours should also be submitted). Candidates should arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be submitted on their behalf.
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