Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Salary will be negotiated with all candidates.
Sep 29, 2017
Oct 29, 2017
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry invites applications for an Assistant Professor in theoretical or computational chemistry.  The specific area of research is open, and there are opportunities to develop collaborations within the department and across the university related to materials, biological, and molecular systems.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in chemistry or closely related field with demonstrated scholarship and research achievements; postdoctoral experience is preferred.  A strong commitment to teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels is a requirement.  Review of applications will begin as they are received and will continue until the position is filled.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of proposed research and teaching interests, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent. All materials must be submitted electronically to:  Inquiries about this position should be directed to Professor Greg Ferguson (    

       The College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute--through their research, teaching, and/or service--to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lehigh University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer seeking a diverse faculty; women and minorities  are highly encouraged to apply.  Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic-partner benefits.  Additional information is available on the Lehigh Work/Life Balance for Faculty website: