Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry

Melbourne, Florida
Salary is competitive and based on experience
Oct 04, 2018
Dec 03, 2018
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

The Florida Institute of Technology Chemistry Program invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor (higher rank may be considered) in the area of Analytical Chemistry to begin Fall 2019.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in chemistry, with postdoctoral experience preferred. 

The Chemistry (CHM) Program is one of 12 programs in the newly formed Biomedical & Chemical Engineering & Sciences (BCES) Department designed to provide research, educational synergies and collaborative opportunities for faculty in the Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Biological Sciences and Chemical Engineering Programs.  The CHM Program currently offers B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Chemistry, Research Chemistry, Biochemistry and Premedicine Chemistry.

The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses and the ability to develop a strong, externally funded research program.  The candidate must also demonstrate excellent verbal and written communications skills. It is expected that the successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses, supervise graduate students, advice students at all levels, and establish a funded research program. Candidates for higher ranks should have a distinguished record of research and educational activities, as well as a strong funding history. 

The application and three letters of recommendation should be submitted electronically to In a single PDF file, please include a cover letter, CV, and brief statements of proposed research and teaching philosophy. Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr. Andy Knight, Chemistry Program Chair, Department of Biomedical & Chemical Engineering & Sciences,  Review of applications will begin November 5, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Florida Tech ( is an independent technological university and is ranked as a Tier 1

National University by U.S. News and World Report. The technology-focused university is

located in Melbourne, FL, Brevard County, which is the 8th county in the U.S. for Hi-Tech, and is in close proximity to the NASA/Kennedy Space Center and VA Medical Center. Florida Tech is an affirmative action/equal-opportunity employer committed to increasing the cultural and intellectual diversity of its faculty.

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