Assistant Professor - Computational Chemistry

Syracuse University
Syracuse, New York
Feb 25, 2021
Apr 26, 2021
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Full time

The Department of Chemistry at Syracuse University is seeking applicants for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in the field of Computational Chemistry as part of an ambitious Invest Syracuse Cluster Hire Initiative in the broad area of bioinspired science and technology ( As an integral part of this investment, Syracuse University will recruit multiple candidates for faculty positions for a research cluster in the focus area of drug delivery. The candidate will take advantage of the state-of-the-art computational facilities on campus, and complement existing research strengths in both the department and cluster, which include, molecular or atomic level theory and simulations, bioinspired systems and functional materials, self-assembly, peptide and small molecule drug-design, protein-protein interactions, post-translational modification, liquid-liquid phase transitions, drug discovery and medicinal chemistry. The candidate will also be an active participant in the organized research cluster that spans multiple departments in the College of Arts and Sciences and in the College of Engineering and Computer Science. The department and cluster are commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education and seeks candidates that will actively contribute to this mission. To apply, go to (job #075582) and provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a detailed research plan and description of interests, a teaching and diversity statement, and arrange for submission of three professional references. Review of applications will start on March 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Please direct questions to


Syracuse University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse faculty. Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.