Theoretical ChemistryPosition Open Rank

Dallas, Texas
Salary Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications
Sep 10, 2018
Oct 09, 2018
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

Position No. 00051413. The Department of Chemistry at Southern Methodist University (SMU), Dallas, Texas offers an open rank THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY position (tenure track Assistant Professor or Associate/Full Professor with tenure) starting August 1, 2019. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Theoretical Chemistry or a related discipline. The successful candidate is expected to engage in the new Theoretical Chemistry PhD program, (therefore, competence in teaching Theoretical/Quantum Chemistry at the graduate levels is mandatory), and will establish a high impact research program complementing the current research in Theoretical Chemistry at SMU. Applications must be submitted electronically in one single PDF file at and should include a statement of research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references. To ensure full consideration, the application must be received by October 15, 2018, but the committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. Questions may be directed to the Search Committee Chair Elfi Kraka (

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