Ast Prof - Magnetic Resonance

Gainesville, Florida
The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a full benefits pack
Dec 05, 2017
Jan 04, 2018
Job Type
Full time

As part of a major faculty hiring initiative, the Department of Chemistry at the University of Florida ( seeks a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track appointment at the level of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, in the general area of magnetic resonance, broadly defined, to begin August 2018. The successful applicant will join over 40 Faculty in the Department, which is home to the Quantum Theory Project and the Butler Polymer Research Center.  The Department has recently opened the Joseph Hernandez Hall, a state-of-the-art teaching and research facility. Numerous opportunities exist for collaboration across the UF campus and the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHMFL) and the Advanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy (AMRIS) Facility. The new faculty member will be expected to develop a successful research program that utilizes or develops magnetic resonance methodology, preferably with applications at high magnetic fields.

Candidates must have earned a PhD in chemistry or relevant discipline and completed productive post-doctoral training.  Demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and mentoring a diverse undergraduate and graduate student body, while establishing a well-recognized, extramurally funded research program, is essential.

Applications must be submitted through Careers at UF at and include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, description of future research plans and teaching philosophy (3 pages maximum), and contact information for at least three references. After initial review, letters of recommendation will be requested for short listed applicants. Inquiries can be addressed to the Chair of the search committee (Professor Gail Fanucci, Department of Chemistry, University of Florida, P.O. Box 117200, Gainesville, FL 32611-7200. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a review of criminal records and reference checks. The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States must be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

UF and the Department of Chemistry are committed to increasing faculty diversity and candidates from under-represented groups are particularly encouraged to apply. The university and greater Gainesville community enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activity, and social opportunities. 

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution.  If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD). The selection process will be conducted under the provisions of Florida's "Government in the Sunshine" and Public Records laws.