Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Chemistry

Location
Auburn, Alabama
Salary
Salary Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications
Posted
Sep 24, 2018
Closes
Nov 24, 2018
Field of specialization
Biochemical
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Auburn University invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured, nine-month position with open rank. Auburn University is an institution that is both highly research-active and committed to maintaining teaching excellence as one of the nation's premier land, sea, and space grant institutions. With this position, the department is looking to fill research needs in analytical, physical, or biophysical measurement science that will directly complement existing research in the area of chemical biology. The successful candidate is expected to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program with particular emphasis on analysis of biological systems using methodology such as optical spectroscopy, mass spectrometry, imaging, separations, microfluidics, electrochemistry, biosensors, etc. 

Duties also include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, thus excellent written and interpersonal communication skills are required. A Ph.D. in chemistry, biochemistry, or a closely related field and at least one year of postdoctoral experience are required at the time employment begins. The selected candidate must also meet eligibility requirements to work in the U. S. on the date of appointment (August 2019) and must be able to continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. 

All applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a detailed statement of research plans, a two-page statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three professional references. For more information about the College of Sciences and Mathematics and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, please refer to our website: http://www.auburn.edu/chemistry. Review of applications will begin on October 31, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. 

To apply for this position, please visit: http://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/3079. 

Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer