Assistant Professor

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Newton, Massachusetts
Aug 28, 2017
Sep 26, 2017
Field of specialization
Agrochemical, Biochemical, Petrochemicals
Job Type
Full time

Assistant Professor

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Chemistry, located at 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307, invites applications for tenure-track positions at the assistant professor level beginning July 2018 or thereafter. Outstanding applicants with research interests in all areas of chemistry are encouraged to apply. MIT Chemistry has interest in appointments of faculty to teach in all areas of chemistry, broadly defined. Faculty duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Appointments are at the rank of assistant professor, but outstanding senior applicants may be considered.


  • Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field by the start of employment and must demonstrate ability to excel in teaching.

To Apply:

Applications are being accepted at Academic Jobs Online. ( To receive full consideration, completed applications must be received by October 1, 2017. A complete application must include a curriculum vitae, a one-page summary of research plans, two or more research proposals, a brief statement of teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation.

  Search Contact: Ms. Michele Harris, Human Resources Coordinator, Department of Chemistry, Room 18-392, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA 02139-4307 (

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.