The University of Central Florida Department of Chemistry invites applications for an assistant, associate, or full professor position (tenure-track and/or tenured) in any area of chemistry, including interdisciplinary and applied focus areas, with an anticipated start date of Fall 2017.
Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field from an accredited institution and have relevant postgraduate experience. Senior candidates at the Associate or Full Professorship level are expected to have a proven record of independent funding and a current outstanding publication record. Exceptional candidates at the Assistant Professorship level are also encouraged to apply. All candidates will be expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels, carry out competitive, funded research projects, and provide service to the University, Department, and professional organizations. State-of-the-art laboratory space and a competitive start-up package can be expected.
Located in Orlando, UCF continues to build internationally recognized academic and research programs and is the nation's second largest university, with a diverse student body of over 63,000 students. UCF is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. The Department offers a PhD in Chemistry, and BS and MS degrees in both Chemistry and Forensic Science. The Department currently has 39 faculty members including several joint appointments, 657 undergraduate majors, and 102 graduate students. Chemistry faculty members have joint appointments or collaborations with the Burnett School of Biomolecular Sciences, College of Medicine, College of Engineering and Computer Science, National Center for Forensic Science, NanoScience Technology Center, and CREOL, The College of Optics & Photonics.
Review of applications will begin on 7 November 2016 and continue until the position is filled. UCF is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.
Questions regarding this search may be directed to Dr. Jack Ballantyne, Chair, Open Rank Chemistry Search Committee, at: 407-823-5728 or email@example.com.