Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science (physical chemistry)

Potsdam NY
Sep 14, 2018
Nov 13, 2018
Posting # Fac 2014000599
Job Type
Full time

CLARKSON UNIVERSITY. The Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in the area of physical chemistry to start Fall 2019. Research expertise is sought in the broadly defined materials/nanoscience/colloids/surface science areas, and should complement that of current faculty and build on departmental strengths.

The successful candidate is expected to maintain a vigorous, creative, externally funded research program. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in the area of physical chemistry and will support the department’s undergraduate, MS and PhD programs in Chemistry and Biomolecular Science.

Clarkson offers a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative environment and opportunities for affiliations with our Center for Advanced Materials Processing (, Institute for a Sustainable Environment ( or other Clarkson research centers are abundant.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. and have outstanding research potential. Postdoctoral experience preferred. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Clarkson University, New York State’s highest ranked small research institution is located in the northern Adirondacks in the college town of Potsdam.

Applications must be submitted through the web site, Clarkson University is the nationally ranked research institution of choice of more than 3,400 enterprising, high-ability undergraduate and graduate students who launch remarkably successful careers. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson University actively seeks and encourages applications from minorities, women and people with disabilities.