Assistant Professor in Chemistry

  • Duquesne University
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Aug 21, 2019
Full time Chemistry

Job Description

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is currently seeking a Full-Time Faculty, for a 9-month, tenure-track, Assistant Professor in the area of inorganic chemistry or theoretical and computational chemistry starting August 2020. For more information about the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, please visit

Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (

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Preferred and Required Qualifications


The successful candidate must have:

  • Ph.D. and post-doctoral experience
  • Ability to establish a nationally recognized and funded research program
  • Exceptional promise in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are encouraged to apply.

Application Details


Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty and staff job applications electronically. The candidate will submit a letter of intent that addresses the reasons for applying to the position, a research plan, curriculum vitae (CV) and teaching philosophy. Three references complete with telephone and email contact information should be submitted to While the position will remain open until filled, priority will be given to applications submitted by October 1, 2019. For more information, contact us through

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.

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Application Deadline

Priority will be given to applications submitted by October 1, 2019.