Associate/Full Professor, Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry and Physics at Florida Gulf Coast University invites applications for a full-time faculty position in any area of chemistry with an exceptional record of research and teaching accomplishments. FGCU is committed to undergraduate education and scholarly excellence. State-of-the-art instrumentation supports numerous interdisciplinary research projects within the department. The growing department consists of 20 permanent full-time chemistry/biochemistry faculty in various fields of research and 6 supporting staff, offering BS degrees in Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Forensic Science.

 

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Chemistry, or related field, from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation. We seek a highly motivated exceptional individual who has demonstrated excellence in research, engaged in high-quality teaching and mentored students at the undergraduate level, and is eager to work in a collaborative and interdisciplinary research environment.

 

Preferred Qualifications

The successful applicant is expected to be a leading scholar in their research field and have a vigorous, independent, and federally-funded research programs. The applicant should display a level of achievements that would qualify for appointment at the rank of Associate/Full professor. Experience in the development of a chemistry graduate program in pharmaceutical/medicinal chemistry is preferred.

 

Essential Job Duties

Teaches undergraduate courses in the lower and upper levels and other courses as assigned.

Participates in course and/or curriculum development.

Conducts scholarly research and participate in College/University committees and/or initiatives.

Other duties may be assigned by the Chair.

FGCU is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer