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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

Posting Details

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Requisition Number: 0810948
Number of Open Positions: 1
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Other Title Information: Physical Chemistry
Position Type: Faculty
Organization: 204421 - CHEMISTRY
Position Summary:

The Department of Chemistry seeks to hire at the Assistant Professor rank in the area of physical chemistry. The successful candidate is expected to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program and to have a strong commitment to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The area of research is open, but areas complementary to existing research efforts in the department and at The University are particular interest.

Ad Text:

The Department of Chemistry 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, 2018. 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 facilities can be found at http://chemistry.ua.edu.

Applicants should apply online 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, Box 870336, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 or sent electronically to chemistry@as.ua.edu. Review of applications will begin October 15 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.

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: 08/30/2017
Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2018
Special 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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