Tenure-Track Faculty Position

Waco, Texas
Aug 30, 2017
Oct 27, 2017
Field of specialization
Physical, Theoretical
Job Type
Full time

Baylor University  

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The university is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has almost 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.

Baylor seeks to fill the following tenure track faculty position within the College of Arts & Sciences:

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Baylor University invites applications for an open rank faculty position in Physical Chemistry to begin August 2018.  Preference will be given to applicants at the Assistant and Associate levels; however, exceptional faculty at all ranks will be considered.  Candidates will be evaluated based on (i) their potential and/or existing track record in developing an internationally-recognized, externally-funded research program, and (ii) their desire to excel as a teacher at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  The ideal candidate will have experience with solving problems across traditional disciplines, especially those aligned with departmental research priorities of health, environment, and materials. 

Applicants should prepare a single pdf file containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests (2-3 pages), and brief description of research plans (5-7 pages).  Candidates should arrange for 3 letters of recommendation and copies of their official transcripts to be submitted on their behalf.  All information should be sent via email to Barbara_Rauls@baylor.edu with reference to the Physical Chemistry Search, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Baylor University, One Bear Place #97348, Waco, TX 76798.  Evaluation of applications will begin on October 16 and continue until the position is filled.

To learn more, please visit these links:

Human Resources faculty positions https://jobs.baylor.edu/

College of Arts & Sciences http://www.baylor.edu/artsandsciences/

and Baylor University http://www.baylor.edu/

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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