Assistant Professor - Organic Chemistry

US - FIU - MMC Campus
Dec 18, 2017
Jan 17, 2018
Field of specialization
Nuclear / Radiochemical, Organic
Job Type
Full time

Assistant Professor – Organic Chemistry. The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Florida International University invites applications for a Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor position in Organic Chemistry to begin in August 2018.  A Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field and research plans in organic or organic materials chemistry. The candidate should also have an interest in collaborating with nuclear research ongoing within and outside of the Department. (

The successful candidate: (a) Must develop a vigorous, extramurally funded research program at FIU with substantial graduate and undergraduate student involvement. (b) Will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of Organic Chemistry, plus additional courses in his / her area of specialization. (c) Is expected to play a role in the growth of our doctoral Nuclear Chemistry/Radiochemistry Track. Additional details for this position can be found at

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, with 41 faculty, has dynamic and growing Ph.D. programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry supporting over 100 graduate students, as well as a vibrant undergraduate program with ~100 B.A. and B.S. graduates each year.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 512751 at and attach a cover letter, C.V., research plans, teaching philosophy, and transcripts (copies are fine for application; official will be required for employment), as a single pdf file. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least 3 references who will be contacted upon review by the search committee. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by January 2, 2018. However, review will continue until the position is filled.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.