Faculty Position (Junior Rank)
Department of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Department of Chemistry invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in all major areas of chemistry but with a special emphasis on analytical, inorganic, and materials chemistry. Candidates will be expected to establish a high-quality, externally funded research program and have a commitment to outstanding graduate and undergraduate teaching. Salary is negotiable. Target start date is August 16, 2017. A Ph. D. (or equivalent) is required. Applicants are expected to show clear evidence of excellence in research and teaching.
To apply, create your candidate profile through http://go.illinois.edu/CHEMfaculty and upload separate PDF files of your cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of proposed research and scholarship. Do not add files to the drop down labeled “All Req Materials (One File) for AP & Faculty jobs”. The online application will require names and contact information for three professional references. You will be required to list the following:
Teaching/Research Areas of Interest:
- Primary Area of Interest (required)
- Secondary Area of Interest (required)
- Other Area of Interest
Please choose from the following area(s) of interest: analytical, chemical biology, environmental, inorganic, materials, organic, physical, and theoretical.
Please contact Chemistry Faculty Search, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 217-333-5071 if you have questions. In order to ensure full consideration, applications materials (in PDF format only) must be received by October 26, 2016. Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.
Illinois is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or criminal conviction history. Illinois welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu).