Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor in Inorganic Chemistry

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Position Title Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor in Inorganic Chemistry Job Posting Number 20190022FAC Job Location San Marcos Department Chemistry and Biochemistry Position Description

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Texas State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Inorganic Chemistry at all ranks for Fall, 2019. Special consideration will be given to candidates whose research interests lie at the interface between biochemistry and inorganic chemistry.

Required Qualifications

At the Assistant professor level the required qualifications are:
1) a Ph.D. or equivalent earned degree in inorganic chemistry or a closely-related field;
2) postdoctoral or equivalent research experience;
3) a demonstrated ability to conduct high level research;
4) a strong potential to establish a vigorous, externally funded research program, and
5) the ability to teach inorganic chemistry courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Associate Professor and Professor candidates must, in addition to above, have established a robust, externally funded independent research program and demonstrated an ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The eligible candidate will receive the appropriate rank based on university and department standards.

Preferred Qualifications

Special consideration will be given to candidates whose research interests lie at the interface between biochemistry and inorganic chemistry.

Candidates should also demonstrate their ability to communicate well with diverse populations, have research expertise that complements the department, and be able to effectively mentor chemistry and biochemistry undergraduate and graduate students.

Application Procedures

Only applications submitted through the Texas State University website will be accepted and considered, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/22999.

To ensure full consideration, please submit the following materials by October 15, 2018: a cover letter summarizing relevant experience, research area and how this complements the department’s strengths, and teaching interests; a CV; an outline of research plans (up to 5 pages); statement of teaching and mentorship philosophy (1 page); undergraduate and graduate transcripts; and three letters of reference.

Note that as part of our application process, we are requesting 3 letters of reference. Please provide the names and email addresses for your references in the Reference Letter section of the employment application. Upon submission of your application, an automated email will be generated and sent to your references with instructions on how to attach the reference letter to your application through a confidential online portal.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree granting Universities.

Proposed Start Date Fall 2019 Open Date Review Date 10/15/2018 Close Date Open Until Filled? Yes Legal Notices

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Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Research Interests
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. DD 214/DD1300
  2. Veteran's Preference

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/25/2018
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