Assistant Professor, Analytical Chemistry

  • Murray State University
  • Murray, KY
  • Apr 26, 2021
Full time Chemistry

Job Description


Full-time, tenure-track position to begin January 2022 or August 2022.

Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level, engaging in research resulting in refereed publications, and providing university and regional service. Teaching will be primarily in analytical chemistry and instrumental analysis, but may include other areas as needed.

Minimum Education Requirements:
Earned Doctorate in Chemistry or related field by position start date with research specialization related to analytical chemistry. Candidates with a doctorate in chemical engineering, and with strong analytical/instrumental expertise will also be considered. ABDs with a documented plan of completion by appointment will be considered.

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements:
The successful candidate must show the potential to develop a research program that complements existing areas of expertise within the Department of Chemistry, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence.

Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications:
The preferred candidate will have a strong publication record in peer-reviewed journals indicating the ability to thrive in a research-intensive setting. Preferred areas of research include analytical instrumentation, environmental chemistry, and/or polymer/materials science. Teaching experience in a laboratory or classroom setting is preferred.

For best consideration, please submit a completed application along with all required materials by September 1, 2021. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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