Associate Professor of Chemistry - (Inorganic Chemistry)

  • University of Chicago, Chemistry Department
  • Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • Aug 18, 2020
Full time   Chemistry

Job Description


Faculty - Tenure Track/Tenured

Position Description

The Department of Chemistry at The University of Chicago invites applications for the position of tenured Associate Professor of Chemistry in the area of inorganic chemistry broadly defined.

We seek applicants with an internationally-recognized research program and active grants. Preferred qualities include strong classroom communication and the ability to work in a culturally diverse environment. Joint appointments with other departments are possible.

Preferred and Required Qualifications


A Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field.

Application Details

Application Instructions

Applicants must apply online at  and upload a cover letter, a curriculum vitae with a list of publications, a succinct outline of current research activities, and a one-page teaching statement. Three reference letters are required. Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

 Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

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