Professor of Chemistry

Illinois, United States
16 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Jan 2019
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Type: Faculty  


Hiring Unit: CHEMISTRY  

Position Description:

The Department of Chemistry at The University of Chicago invites applications from outstanding scholars for the position of Professor of Chemistry. This search is in inorganic chemistry with an emphasis on inorganic and organometallic synthesis. 

Applicants must have a Ph.D degree in chemistry or a related field and have an outstanding research record. The professor will be expected to conduct research in the field of chemistry and will be expected to submit findings for publication, and attend and present at various national and international conferences and professional meetings. The professor will also be responsible for conducting graduate and undergraduate courses in chemistry. Specifically, duties will include course preparation, review and grading of assignments, and academic advising of individual students as requested. The professor will also serve on departmental committees and contribute to departmental administrative affairs, as directed by the Chair. Appointments may be made jointly with another department or institute within the University. 

Applicants must apply on line at the University of Chicago academic jobs website at and must upload a Curriculum Vitae.  

Additional Information or Requirements:


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 at Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email with their request.  

Required Applicant Documents: Curriculum Vitae  

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