Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Analytical, Computational and Theoretical, and/or Biochemistry

Detroit, Michigan
Oct 13, 2020
Dec 12, 2020
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at Wayne State University seeks applications for tenure-track faculty in Analytical Chemistry, Computational and Theoretical Chemistry, Biochemistry, or interdisciplinary research within these fields, with appointment beginning in August 2021. A Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field and postdoctoral experience are required. The successful candidate will join a vibrant and productive faculty dedicated to teaching and research excellence and will benefit from the state-of-the-art facilities in the department, as well as collaborative opportunities throughout the main campus, with the medical school, and with local industry. Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the cultural center of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep-rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity, and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities and prepares students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. WSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Please submit your application materials merged into a single pdf at jobs.wayne.edu (job posting number 045247). Candidates are expected to develop a nationally recognized, externally funded research program and should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, description of future research plans, statements of teaching philosophy and diversity, and three letters of recommendation. The letters of recommendation should be sent by email directly from the recommender to facultysearch@chem.wayne.edu. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.