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Industry Assistant Professor, Chemistry

New York University Tandon
Brooklyn, New York
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Sep 4, 2022

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Field of specialization
Biochemical, Biological, Engineering
Work Function
Laboratory, Teaching-Undergraduate
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a full time, non-tenured, renewable faculty position in Chemistry at the level of Industry Assistant Professor with a start date of January 2, 2023.

An Industry Professor's primary roles are teaching, mentoring, and educational innovation and the position may also entail some administrative work and outreach. We invite applicants for an Industry Professor position whose main duties will include coordinating and teaching organic chemistry laboratory courses. The successful candidate may also be expected to teach introductory chemistry courses or labs, depending on departmental needs. The typical teaching load is 4-5 lab sections per semester or three lab sections and one lecture course per academic semester in addition to the lab coordination duties.



We invite applicants for classroom and laboratory teaching with particular emphasis on Organic Chemistry. You should be an excellent teacher. You should have a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry or a closely related discipline. Previous experience in classroom or laboratory teaching at the undergraduate level is preferred but not required. Candidates who have recently completed a Ph.D. or postdoc and have a strong interest in teaching are encouraged to apply.


Application Instructions

Please submit the following materials electronically:

  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • Teaching statement
  • A statement of your experience with or knowledge of inclusion, diversity, equity, and belonging  efforts and your plans for incorporating them into your teaching, research, mentoring, and service.
  • Recent teaching evaluations (if available)
  • Names and contact information for three references.

We will review applications beginning on August 1, 2022 and will continue until we fill the position. We encourage you to submit early.


About Us

New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States. NYU Tandon has an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. NYU Tandon faculty are world renowned leaders in science and technology, with a strong commitment to research, innovation, and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world. With NYU's unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We are deeply committed to teaching and learning, and we lead in online education and in K-12 STEM outreach. Our students conduct Vertically Integrated Research projects and participate in an extensive undergraduate summer research program.

The department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering offers B.S. degrees in Biomolecular Science and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, M.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, and Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship, and a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering.

NYU Tandon is committed to create a climate where diversity and inclusion are not only appreciated but considered an asset for creativity and innovation, and we seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. We take pride in our high numbers of female students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. Tandon belongs to the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches, and our faculty are supported by a range of services and programs provided by the NYU Office of Work Life.


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