Job Opportunities

Faculty Positions

Assistant Professor with specialization in Biochemistry

The Department of Chemistry at The University of Alabama seeks an outstanding individual with expertise in biochemistry to fill a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank beginning August 16, 2016. The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. and post-doctoral training in chemistry or 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

Applicants should apply online at 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, Biochemistry Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, Box 870336, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 or sent electronically to Review of applications will begin October 1 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.

Postdoc Positions

Postdoc Pool

Persons holding these positions are to conduct research with various faculty members on a variety of projects including inorganic and organic synthesis, biochemistry, molecular spectroscopy, solid-state chemistry, and materials sciences and mass spectrometry of biomolecules.

Apply for this position via the UA jobs site.