Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Analytical Chemistry)

Job description

Job ID: 44114

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry


This is a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of analytical chemistry, broadly defined.

The successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, externally supported research program and to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses. Specific responsibilities will be assigned at the time of hire.


Successful candidates for the tenure-track Assistant Professor rank will possess at a minimum: (a) Doctoral from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization and postdoctoral training in a relevant field; (b) Clear trajectory of accomplishments in their field; (c) Expertise in mentoring undergraduates, graduate students, or postdoctoral fellows; (d) The ability to establish a research program; and (e) Demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.

Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor.

Contact Info

Analytical Chemistry Search
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Florida State University
95 Chieftain Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306

By email at: [email protected]

University Information

Florida State University is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a very high research activity institution with outstanding research facilities and infrastructure support. In addition, the state of Florida has recognized Florida State University as one of two preeminent research universities in the state.

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is in the College of Arts and Sciences at Florida State University. The department is consistently ranked in the top 50 schools in the nation, and the analytical chemistry program is well known as one of the top in the nation. The environment is highly collaborative with faculty members who have intersecting research interests that include many aspects of basic and applied research. There are two chemistry buildings with ample space for research laboratories, in addition to machine, electronic, and glass shops. The National High Magnetic Field Laboratory is less that two miles from campus.

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in this position as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.

During the online application, the candidate shall submit an application package that includes: Cover letter (1-2 pages), curriculum vita (1-3 pages), statement of research interests (3-5 pages), and statement of teaching interest (1-2 pages). The candidate will arrange to have three (3) letters or recommendation sent to [email protected]

Review of applications will begin October 15 and will continue until position is filled.

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Posted: 11/4/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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