Physical Chemistry

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: Full-Time

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Posting Details

Requisition Number:0812282Number of Open Positions:1Position Title:Assistant ProfessorOther Title Information:Physical ChemistryOrganization:204421 - CHEMISTRYPosition Summary:

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at The University of Alabama seeks an outstanding individual with expertise in physical chemistry to fill a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. and post-doctoral training in chemistry or a closely related discipline and to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program. The ability to teach both undergraduate and graduate chemistry courses is required. The area of research is open, but areas complementary to existing research efforts in the Department and at The University are of particular interest.

Ad Text:

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at The University of Alabama seeks an outstanding individual with expertise in physical chemistry to fill a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank beginning August 16, 2020. The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. and post-doctoral training in chemistry or a closely related discipline and to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program. The ability to teach both undergraduate and graduate chemistry courses is required. The area of research is open, but areas complementary to existing research efforts in the Department and at The University are of particular interest. Detailed information about the Department and its state-of-the-art facilities can be found at http://chemistry.ua.edu.

Applicants should apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/46066 and provide a curriculum vitae with publication list, research plans and teaching philosophy statement and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to the Chair, Physical Chemistry Search Committee, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Box 870336, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 or sent electronically to chemistry@as.ua.edu. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Applications from women and members of traditionally underrepresented groups in chemistry are especially encouraged.

The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Our mission is to advance the intellectual and social condition of the people of the state of Alabama, the nation and the world through the creation, translation, and dissemination of knowledge with an emphasis on quality programs in the areas of teaching, research and service. We are fully committed to campus life that embodies collaboration, collegiality, respect, and a culture of inclusivity. The University of Alabama recognizes the challenges of balancing work and family life of its employees. We are fully committed to providing programs and resources that help address these needs, including employee wellness, dual career assistance, child care, resources for new parents, eldercare, employee emergency relief funds, and leave policies. See http://hr.ua.edu/work-life-resources and https://www.ua.edu/about/mission for more information.

Additional Position Information:

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

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Search Initiation Date:11/05/2019Expected Starting Date:08/16/2020Special Instructions to Applicants:

Three reference letters should be mailed to: Chair, Biochemistry Search Committee
Department of Chemistry, Box 870336
The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Or sent electronically to chemistry@as.ua.edu

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