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Assistant Professor in Synthetic & Bio-Organic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 1st, 2018
Last review date: November 9th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: January 31st, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry of the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Synthetic and Bio-organic chemistry, broadly defined, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2019. The Department is seeking a Ph.D.-level scientist who will establish a high impact, internationally recognized research program. Applicants with expertise and proposed research programs that broadly align with Synthetic and Bio-organic chemistry are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities of faculty members generally include a commitment to teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, recruitment and mentorship of graduate students, participation in university service and professional activities, and the development of actively funded vigorous research program of the highest quality. To qualify, applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD in Chemistry(or equivalent) except the dissertation at the time of application. PhD is required by the time of appointment; applicants who already have a PhD and postdoctoral experience are highly desirable.

Applicants currently holding an Assistant Professor position (or equivalent) are also encouraged to apply. A demonstrated record of excellence in research, collaborative research, and a record of teaching or mentoring experience, are desired. The University is especially interested in candidates that can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position.

Applications should be submitted electronically, and must include:
• Cover letter
• Curriculum vitae
• Statement of research (~4 pages)
• Teaching statement (1-2 pages)
• 2 sample publications
• Applicants will need to arrange for 3 references to submit letters of recommendation on their behalf via the recruitment website.

Applications received by November 9th, 2018 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.

To apply to JPF01321 please visit, https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01321

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA

Learn More

More information about this recruitment: http://www.chem.ucsb.edu/

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Research - ~4 pages

  • Statement of Teaching - 1-2 pages

  • 1 of 2 sample Publication - 2 publications are required

  • 2 of 2 sample publication - 2 publications are required

  • Additional upload for Publication - Optional additional space for publications
    (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.
    (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

How to apply

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