Assistant Professor

The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
9-month salary, up to $74,000 with benefits
Sep 09, 2019
Oct 09, 2019
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at The University of Toledo invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in inorganic chemistry. Applicants in all areas of inorganic chemistry are encouraged to apply, especially those with expertise in materials chemistry, nanomaterials, thin-film preparation, heterogeneous catalysis, and energy storage applications.  A Ph.D. degree in chemistry or a closely related field and a commitment to work with a diverse student population is required; postdoctoral experience is preferred. The successful candidate will begin their appointment August 2020, will be expected to teach in the undergraduate and graduate (M.S. and Ph.D.) programs, and establish and maintain an externally funded research program.  Opportunities for intra-university collaborations are possible through the College of Engineering, the School of Green Chemistry and Engineering, and the Wright Center for Photovoltaics Innovation and Commercialization.

The University of Toledo is a comprehensive state institution of 20,000 students with a strong research mission.   Located on an attractive suburban campus near the Maumee River and Lake Erie, The University of Toledo is less than 40 miles from Ann Arbor, 60 miles from Detroit, 90 miles from Cleveland, and has access to an extensive system of Metroparks and recreation areas. The University offers competitive salaries, excellent start-up and benefits packages, and is dedicated to faculty and student success. Further information is available at  Applicants must submit to a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, a summary of research plans, and a statement of teaching philosophy as a single pdf file. Three letters of recommendation should be sent to   Review of applicants will begin on October 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.

The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation.
The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities.