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Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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All applications for this position must be received through Marquette University’s electronic recruiting system. Review of applicants will begin October 27, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. In addition to a current Curriculum Vitae, candidates must submit a detailed description of proposed research projects, startup needs including a budget, and a statement of teaching interests. In addition, the candidate should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to either muchem@marquette.edu (emails must come from the referee's university/professional email account) or mailed to: Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, Marquette University, P.O. Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201.

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number 201101494
Position Title Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Employment Status Full Time
Position Status Regular
If Limited Term (End Date of Assignment, Project, or Grant)
Position Type Faculty
Position Overview

Tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Organic Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry. Candidates with research interests in experimental organic chemistry, broadly defined, are especially encouraged.

Marquette is a Jesuit, Catholic university and seeks candidates who will contribute to its mission, a statement of which can be found at http://www.marquette.edu/about/mission.shtml. Candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. Additional information about the university and department can be found at http://www.Marquette.edu and http://www.Marquette.edu/chem.

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate is expected to develop an internationally visible, extramurally funded research program in experimental organic chemistry, broadly defined, including (but not limited to) synthetic organic, bioorganic, medicinal chemistry, materials chemistry, or supramolecular chemistry. The successful candidate will mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and teach courses in areas of their specialty and interest at both the graduate and undergraduate level. High-quality research and demonstration of high-quality teaching is required. The successful candidate will engage in service to the department via service on important committees and other departmental, university, and professional service as appropriate.

Develop an extramurally funded research program involving graduate, undergraduate, and postgraduate students. Disseminate research outcomes through peer-reviewed publications and presentations at professional meetings. Develop and teach courses in areas of interest and specialty at the graduate and undergraduate level. Engage in service to the department, university and academic community.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Earned doctorate or a terminal degree. Demonstrated potential for teaching excellence and high quality research.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The candidate must possess an earned doctorate or a terminal degree in chemistry or a related field, and show a demonstrated potential for teaching excellence and high-quality research.

Department Chemistry
Posting Date 08/30/2017
Closing Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

All applications for this position must be received through Marquette University’s electronic recruiting system. Review of applicants will begin October 27, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. In addition to a current Curriculum Vitae, candidates must submit a detailed description of proposed research projects, startup needs including a budget, and a statement of teaching interests. In addition, the candidate should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to either muchem@marquette.edu (emails must come from the referee’s university/professional email account) or mailed to: Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, Marquette University, P.O. Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201.

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Research Statement
  4. Other Document 1
  5. Other Document 2
  6. Unofficial Transcripts
  7. References
Optional Documents

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