Assistant Professor

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Job ID 27889
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Location Columbia

Job Description

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Missouri is seeking to fill a tenure track position in medicinal chemistry or chemical biology beginning in Fall 2019. We anticipate that the position will be filled at the level of assistant professor. It is expected that the successful candidate will have the potential to build a funded, nationally and internationally recognized, research program focusing on medicinal chemistry and/or chemical biology. Finally, the successful candidate will demonstrate the promise of establishing a strong record of teaching organic and/or medicinal chemistry at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.


Ph.D. in chemistry or related field and post-doctoral experience

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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Posted: 11/22/2018
Application Due: 1/21/2019
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