University of North Florida - Assistant Professor, Inorganic Chemistry

Jacksonville, Florida
$60,000 to negotiable
Feb 07, 2019
Mar 09, 2019
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

University of North Florida
Jacksonville, FL

General Description/ Primary Purpose :

The University seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in the scholarship of teaching, discovery, application and integration of knowledge. A candidate is required to have a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry or similar discipline and a bachelor's degree in Chemistry. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.

Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and an ability to establish an innovative, fundable, and publishable program of research in Inorganic Chemistry that involves undergraduate students.

Faculty Position Required Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry or similar discipline; a bachelor's degree in Chemistry; a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and research, and an ability to conduct meaningful research involving undergraduate students. Postdoctoral experience preferred.

Special Instructions:

Applicants must complete an online application at, as well as upload all indicated supplemental documents in order to be considered for this position.

Applicants must upload a proposed start up budget and summary of proposed research as one 'Department Specific' document.

Applicants who do not apply online and upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. While the confirmation number guarantees that your online application and uploaded documents have been successfully received, it does not mean that your application is complete.

Documents that must be uploaded electronically are:

  • Letter of interest
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Unofficial transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • Statement of teaching philosophy (two page maximum)
  • Department Specific: Summary of proposed independent research at UNF (six page maximum) AND Start up budget (one page) as one document.

The candidate must also arrange to have three (3) letters of recommendation sent to (email versions of the letters are allowed initially, but hard copies on official letterhead may be required to be sent to the address below):

Address the recommendation letters to:

Stuart Chalk, Chemistry Search Committee Chair 
Position Number: 335320
Department of Chemistry
University of North Florida
1 UNF Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32224

For further information, please contact Jenny Neidhardt at (904) 620-3503 or via e-mail at Initial review of applications began on 11/9/2018, and is still ongoing until the position is filled.

Salary: $60,000 to negotiable

UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans & spouses of veterans, and disabled persons are encouraged to apply.