Assistant Professor - Physical Chemistry

Job description

Assistant Professor - Physical Chemistry

Clemson, SC
Open Date:
Sep 9, 2019

The Department of Chemistry at Clemson University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in physical chemistry. Candidates must possess a PhD degree in Chemistry or a related field, and will be expected to both teach physical chemistry courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and vigorously pursue extramural research funds with which to support a developing research program. The position is expected to be filled at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 15, 2020.

The department boasts a collegial, collaborative environment with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and student body. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women, underrepresented minorities, and from those who have experience and/or a commitment toward mentoring students from diverse backgrounds, as well as those who have demonstrated a commitment to understanding the challenges in promoting diversity and inclusion in the sciences, and particularly in Chemistry. Additional information on Clemson University’s diversity and inclusion initiatives can be found at


A PhD degree in Chemistry or a related field is required. Candidates with research experience in physical chemistry, especially those with biological interests, are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions:

Application materials including curriculum vitae, a description of proposed research plan(s), teaching philosophy, one-page statement describing the candidate’s experience mentoring diverse individuals and/or how the candidate plans to contribute to the inclusive excellence of the department, and three confidential letters of reference should be uploaded to

Full consideration will be given to applications received by November 1, 2019; however, applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.




Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 9/16/2019
Application Due: 11/15/2019
Work Type: