Assistant Professor

Department of Chemistry, Mississippi State University, Mississippi
Salary plus benefits
Aug 12, 2019
Oct 11, 2019
MSU CH 498887
Field of specialization
Biological, Physical
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at Mississippi State University invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the assistant professor level to start August 2020.  Candidates with research interests in the area of biological and/or physical chemistry are encouraged to apply.  Candidates will be expected to establish an independent, externally-funded research program, and successful applicants will have a record of excellence in research and a commitment to teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Available departmental and institutional resources include an NMR facility, an X-ray crystallography facility, a high-resolution mass spectrometry lab, the Institute for Imaging and Analytical Technologies, and the High Performance Computing Collaboratory.

Consideration of applications will begin October 1, 2019, and will continue until the positions are filled.  Applicants must apply on-line at the msujobs website and include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, summary of research plans, and a statement of teaching interests.  In addition, applicants should arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to:

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