Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry

Houston, Texas
Salary Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications
Aug 08, 2018
Sep 07, 2018
Field of specialization
Education, Organic
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at Rice University seeks applicants for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor rank with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2019. We seek faculty members who will develop a dynamic and innovative research program and who will excel in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, while embracing Rice’s culture of excellence and diversity.

We welcome applicants with expertise in all areas of synthetic organic chemistry, with emphasis on total synthesis of natural and designed molecules, synthetic methodology, or both.

Candidates must complete their application through RICEWorks, the hiring system for Rice University, at the following link: In addition to the application, the following items must be uploaded:

1) Curriculum Vitae
2) Publications List
3) Research Plan, not to exceed six pages
4) Statement of Teaching Interests, not to exceed two pages

Applicants must provide the names and e-mail contact information for three references. RICEWorks will automatically generate an e-mail to references with corresponding link to allow reference letters to be uploaded directly. Candidates are encouraged to apply before September 30, 2018.

Rice University is an Equal Opportunity employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.