Assistant Professor in Computational/Theoretical Chemistry

Denton, Texas
Salary commensurate with experience
Nov 11, 2020
Jan 10, 2021
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at the University of North Texas (UNT) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the broad area of Computational and Theoretical Chemistry. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field, with postdoctoral experience preferred, and compelling ideas for an independent research program in any area of computational/theoretical chemistry. Development of a nationally and internationally visible, funded research program is expected. The new faculty member will have access to computing resources and collaborative opportunities through the Center for Advanced Scientific Modeling (CASCaM,, a multi-departmental group centered in the Chemistry Department which supports research, education, training, and outreach in computational science.

For additional information and to apply for the position, visit our job application website at (Posting Number F310P). Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research proposal, statement of teaching philosophy, and a diversity statement.  In addition, please supply names and contact information for three professional references, and arrange for three reference letters to be emailed to with “Assistant Professor” in the email subject line.  Evaluation of applications will begin on December 1, 2020 and will continue until the position has been filled.

UNT is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Veteran/ADA Employer.  The UNT Chemistry Department is dedicated to creating a climate that values diversity, equity, and inclusion, and we welcome applications from people of color, women, and LGBTQ+ individuals.