Assistant/Associate Professor in Inorganic Chemistry Search

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at The University of Alabama seeks an outstanding individual with expertise in inorganic chemistry to fill a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank beginning August 16, 2019. Alternatively, outstanding individuals with prior teaching experience and an outstanding publication and funding record who meet the criteria for Associate Professor will be considered for a position at that rank. 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. Applicants with interests in all areas of inorganic chemistry are encouraged, but areas complementary to existing research efforts in the department and at The University are of particular interest.

Applicants should apply online and provide a curriculum vitae with a publication list, research plans and teaching philosophy statement and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to the Chair, Inorganic Chemistry Search Committee, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Box 870336, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 or sent electronically to Review of applications will begin November 1 and continue until the position is filled. Applications from women and members of traditionally underrepresented groups in chemistry are especially encouraged.

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