Faculty Position, University of Minnesota, Department of Chemistry


The Department of Chemistry (cse.umn.edu/chem) seeks to fill one tenure-track or tenured faculty position beginning July 1, 2021 or later. Applications will be accepted from candidates whose research interests are in any area of modern chemistry. Appointments will be made at a rank commensurate with the appointee’s experience. Appointees will be expected to carry out vigorous programs of original research, to advise research students, to teach a broad range of undergraduate and graduate courses in the Department of Chemistry, and to participate in departmental and university governance. Selection will be based on each candidate’s record of previous accomplishments relevant to these responsibilities, their potential for outstanding future contributions, and their potential to advance the institution’s goal of creating a positive and inclusive campus climate of equity and diversity. Appointees must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree by the date of appointment. Evaluation of applications will begin November 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should apply electronically to https://z.umn.edu/umnchemfaculty2020 and include the following: a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of overall research interests, a statement addressing anticipated contributions to the research and teaching missions of the department, and a statement addressing the candidate’s experiences and commitment to diversity. Candidates should also arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted via Interfolio. Inquiries: Faculty Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota, 207 Pleasant St. SE, Minneapolis, MN, 55455-0431, chemfs@umn.edu The University of Minnesota shall provide equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, familial status, disability, public assistance status, membership or activity in a local commission created for the purpose of dealing with discrimination, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.