Assistant Professor, Organic Chemistry

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Posting Number19200016FACJob TitleAssistant Professor, Organic ChemistryType of EmploymentRegular Full-TimeIf Part Time, Enter Hours Per WeekWork LocationMurrayEmployment TermAcademic YearPosition TypeFaculty (Tenure-Track)DepartmentChemistrySummary of Job Duties and Responsibilities

Full-time, tenure-track position to begin August 2020. The Department of Chemistry offers an ACS-certified undergraduate degree as well as a master’s degree program.

Summary of Job Responsibilities/Duties: Duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level, engaging in research resulting in refereed publications, and providing university and regional service. Teaching will be primarily in organic chemistry, but may include other areas as needed.

Minimum Education Requirements

Earned doctorate in chemistry with research specialization in organic chemistry. ABDs with a documented plan of completion by appointment will be considered.

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements

The successful candidate must show the potential to develop a research program that complements existing areas of expertise within the Department of Chemistry, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence.

Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications

The preferred candidate will have a strong publication record in peer-reviewed journals indicating the ability to thrive in a research­ intensive setting. Preferred areas of research include synthetic organic, bio-organic, organometallic, or polymer/materials science. Teaching experience in a laboratory or classroom setting is preferred.

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Posting Date08/22/2019Closing Date10/18/2019Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Along with the application, the following items must be included:

• Letter of application
• Curriculum Vita
• Statement of future research plans (Statement of Research Interest)
• Copies of academic transcripts
• Teaching statement that includes the candidate’s interest and expertise in teaching and specifically addresses strategies to build inclusive environments for student success. (Statement of Teaching Philosophy)

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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. Statement of Research Interest
    4. Copies of Transcripts
    5. Teaching Philosophy
    Optional Documents
    1. Other Document
    2. Other Document 2




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    Posted: 8/23/2019
    Application Due: 10/20/2019
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