Assistant or Associate Professor - Chemistry & Biochemistry

CUNY City College of New York
New York City, New York
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pensi
Oct 09, 2018
Nov 08, 2018
Field of specialization
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Job Type
Full time

Assistant or Associate Professor - Chemistry & Biochemistry
Job ID: 19449
Location: City College of New York
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the City College of New York (CCNY), the flagship campus of the City University of New York (CUNY) system, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in organic chemistry broadly defined, starting on August 27, 2019. We are seeking candidates who will develop a world-class, externally funded, organic chemistry research program. The candidate who fills this position will occupy laboratory space in the new state-of-the-art Center for Discovery and Innovation on the south campus of CCNY. This position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor; senior appointments will be considered for outstanding candidates with a track record of research productivity and external funding. The new faculty member will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses and to mentor students at the undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral levels. Additionally, the new faculty member will share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in chemistry or a related discipline; significant postdoctoral experience preferred. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs.  We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
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Applications, including the following must be uploaded to the CUNYfirst job application website:
(1) Cover Letter 
(2) Curriculum Vitae with publication list
(3) Summary of proposed research activities not to exceed five pages
(4) One-page description of teaching philosophy and commitment to diversity
(5) At least three reference letters sent directly to with the subject line "Organic Faculty Search"
Open until filled with review of applications to begin on October 12, 2018
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