The Department of Chemistry at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level in all areas of chemistry, subject to available funding. Exceptionally qualified applicants will also be considered for Associate/Full Professor positions.
The Department of Chemistry's mission is to create new chemical knowledge while providing all of our students with an innovative and forward-looking scientific education grounded in the fundamentals of chemistry. Key research includes drug discovery, green chemistry, cancer research, energy, and materials chemistry. The department has state-of-the-art mass spectrometry, NMR, and X-ray crystallographic facilities, and a full-time scientific glassblower. We are ranked 15th best chemistry graduate program in the United States by US News and World Report (2019 ed.).
The department, in collaboration with the College of Natural Sciences, is interested in and values candidates who are committed to building a diverse and inclusive educational environment and have demonstrated a commitment to improving the diversity, equity and inclusivity of their academic communities. The department views inclusiveness and excellence as interconnected in the work of its faculty.