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Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 22nd, 2019
Next review date: Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Friday, Dec 13, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Davis

The Department of Chemistry at the University of California, Davis invites applications for an assistant professor in the area of organic chemistry.

A Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field is required by the beginning of the 2020 Fall quarter. Candidates must possess or demonstrate the potential to achieve a strong record in the areas of research, teaching and service. The candidate must also possess the ability to teach both undergraduate and graduate level organic chemistry courses, and be strongly committed to providing service to the department, university, and chemistry communities.

The start date for this position is July 1, 2020. The position will remain open until filled but to assure full consideration, submit by October 15, 2019 a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a summary of previous research, a statement of teaching, a statement of contribution to diversity, and three letters of recommendation. In addition, each candidate should provide three original research proposals representative of the theme of their distinctive research program in organic chemistry. We encourage proposals in all aspects of organic chemistry including, but not limited to, organometallics, polymers, methodology development and natural products total synthesis.

For information about the department visit the Department of Chemistry.

Review of applications will begin by October 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Submit your application to https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03023. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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Job location

Davis, CA

Learn More

More information about this recruitment: https://chemistry.ucdavis.edu/

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Summary of Previous Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

  • Original Research Proposal 1 - We request 3, and each one should be attached separately. Each original research proposal should be representative of the theme of your distinctive research program in organic chemistry. We encourage proposals in all aspects of organic chemistry including, but not limited to, organometallics, polymers, methodology development and natural products total synthesis.

  • Original Research Proposal 2 - We request 3, and each one should be attached separately. Each original research proposal should be representative of the theme of your distinctive research program in organic chemistry. We encourage proposals in all aspects of organic chemistry including, but not limited to, organometallics, polymers, methodology development and natural products total synthesis.

  • Original Research Proposal 3 - We request 3, and each one should be attached separately. Each original research proposal should be representative of the theme of your distinctive research program in organic chemistry. We encourage proposals in all aspects of organic chemistry including, but not limited to, organometallics, polymers, methodology development and natural products total synthesis.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required