Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Chicago, Illinois
Salary commensurate with experience
Aug 20, 2020
Oct 19, 2020
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Faculty - Tenure Track/Tenured

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Position Description

The Department of Chemistry at The University of Chicago invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Chemistry position in the area of inorganic chemistry broadly defined. Joint appointments with other departments are possible.


At the time of hire the successful candidate must have completed all requirements for a Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field.

Application Instructions

Applicants must apply online at  and upload a cover letter, a curriculum vitae with a list of publications, a succinct outline of research plans, and a one-page teaching statement. Three reference letters are required. Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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