Welch Chair in Chemistry

Denton, Texas
Compensation commensurate with experience
Oct 01, 2019
Nov 30, 2019
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at the University of North Texas (UNT) seeks applications and nominations for an endowed Welch Chair in Chemistry, to start in the 2020-2021 academic year. The Welch Chair will lead an internationally recognized research program in any area of experimental, theoretical, or computational chemistry; contribute to the educational mission of UNT; and play a leadership role during a planned growth phase in the UNT Chemistry Department.  Applicants whose research interests align with a growing emphasis area in chemical biology, or with existing strengths in computational chemistry, photochemistry, and materials, are especially welcome.

Candidates should have attained the rank of Professor or equivalent and should have a record of internationally renowned scholarly achievement as evidenced by sustained output of high-quality research publications in peer-reviewed journals.  A track record of academic leadership and service to the scientific community is also desired.  Generous startup and compensation package offered.  For additional information and to apply formally, please visit https://tinyurl.com/untwelchchair-apply/.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.  UNT is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Veteran/ADA Employer and is committed to diversity.