Assistant Professor of Analytical ChemistryPosition Number:
Faculty 9-10 MonthsTime-limited through:
N/AType of Appointment:
Full-Time, Tenure-TrackFaculty Position Sub-Type:
RegularLength of Appointment:
9 monthsInternal Recruitment?:
COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES Division:
Academic Affairs - DIVCollege:
College of Arts and SciencesApproved Hiring Salary Range:
$64,000 to negotiablePay Basis:
In 2018, the University of North Florida (UNF) received the prestigious INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award, the only application-based national award for U.S. colleges and universities that exhibit an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion across their campuses. In addition, UNF ranked highest among the 80 HEED institutions and was also recognized as a 2018 Diversity Champion. Carnegie:
The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.
UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University’s collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF’s mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.Faculty Initiatives:
UNF faculty are expected to maintain the highest standards of academic excellence in all phases of instruction, research/scholarship/creative activity, and service.General Description / Primary Purpose:
The University seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in the scholarship of teaching, discovery, application and integration of knowledge in the area of Analytical Chemistry. A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or closely related field is required. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.Job Function:
Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to quality instruction and to the development of an externally-funded research program and publications in peer-reviewed journals involving undergraduates.
Responsibilities for the tenure-track Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry include: teaching lower- and upper-level courses in the discipline, undertaking productive original research, including research with undergraduate students, submitting grant proposals for extramural funding, contributing to departmental and university governance. Competitive startup funds are available.Faculty Position Required Qualifications:
A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or closely related field is required. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.Departmental Requirements:
N/AStatement(s) of Understanding Definition:
This position requires a background check. In conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check. Required Licensure or Certification:
The holder of this position is designated as a “Responsible Employee” pursuant to their role under Title IX. Therefore, the incumbent must promptly report allegations of sexual misconduct, sexual violence, and child sexual abuse by or against any student, employee, contractor, or visitor to the University’s Title IX Administrator or any divisional Title IX Coordinator.
N/AMachines/Equipment used regularly:
N/AAnticipated Start Date:
08/01/2022Job Posting Date:
09/23/2021Application Review Date:
11/10/2021Open Until Filled:
YesPoint of Contact Information:
Jenny Neidhardt (904) 620-3503Hiring Official:
Bryan KnuckleyLocation if not Jacksonville:
Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. When you apply online, you will receive a confirmation number which indicates your application was processed; however, the confirmation number does not mean that your application is complete. Your application is not complete until all required documents have been received. The successful candidate will be required to supply official transcripts.Quicklink:
An on-line application must include all of the following materials:
- letter of interest,
- curriculum vitae,
- unofficial transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate coursework,
- statement of teaching philosophy including courses you prefer to teach and/or are willing to develop (two-page maximum),
- summary of proposed independent research at UNF including discussion of potential funding sources (six-page maximum) also include start-up budget with itemized major equipment/categories, typical range $100,000 –$200,000 (one page) and
- diversity and inclusion statement (one to two-pages).
Additionally, you should arrange to have three (3) letters of recommendation sent to [email protected] (email versions of letters are preferred for consideration, but hardcopies are required prior to hiring).