Job description

JOB NO.: 95416-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time

Department: DEPT-A4815

Location: Madison

Categories: Instructional, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 95416-FA

Working Title: Professor of Chemistry


FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 19, 2019

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field required prior to start of appointment. Area of specialization within chemistry is open.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Post-doctoral research experience and teaching experience preferred but not required. Must have demonstrated potential for internationally recognized research in his/her field of specialization. Tenured candidates must have demonstrated excellence in scholarly research, teaching and service. Tenure appointment requires review by the Physical/Biological Sciences Divisional Committee.

The department is strongly committed to diversity among faculty. Women and candidates from member groups traditionally under-represented in the field of chemistry are strongly encouraged to apply.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

Summary: The Department of Chemistry in the College of Letters & Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks candidates for multiple positions at the tenured and tenure-track levels. Faculty positions include a commitment to excellence in scholarly research, teaching and service.

Principal Duties: Successful candidate will be expected to teach chemistry courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. Mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students required. Development of internationally recognized scholarly research program in area of specialization required. Perform professional and university service as appropriate.

Additional Information:

Applications are being accepted for all chemistry areas of specialization. Candidates specializing in theoretical chemistry and chemical biology are especially encouraged to apply.

The department will consider full professor applications in exceptional cases.

A criminal background check is required prior to start of appointment.


Char Horsfall
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Instructions to applicants:

Apply online at
Application materials, including cover letter, current CV, teaching statement, research experience summary, and research (future plans) statement will be required for all applicants. Applicants will also be asked to provide the names and contact information for three professional references. References will be contacted upon application submission and asked to provide a letter of recommendation.

To ensure full consideration full consideration, applications must be received by October 18, 2018. However, applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 14 Sep 2018 Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 12/22/2018
Application Due: 2/20/2019
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