Postdoctoral Associate/Lecturer, Department of Chemistry

Boston University
Boston , Massachusetts, United States
07 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Apr 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Chemistry at Boston University invites applications for a full-time teaching and research Postdoctoral Associate/Lecturer appointment starting as early as August 1, 2018. This innovative program (formerly known as the Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow program) is designed for recent PhD recipients planning to pursue academic careers of teaching and research at four-year institutions. Of particular interest are candidates capable of supporting freshman General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Physical/Analytical Chemistry. Initial appointments are for one year, renewable based on satisfactory performance. Responsibilities are divided between teaching and research. The instructional component will involve guided experiences in teaching undergraduate courses and contributing to implementing innovative teaching methodologies. Research will be conducted in affiliation with a faculty research group. Additional information about the Postdoctoral Associate/Lecturer program as well as descriptions of our academic programs and research interests of faculty may be found at:

Required Skills

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, including teaching and research objectives with a research group of interest identified, and a current CV, and should arrange to have three letters of reference submitted by April, 20, 2018 via, job reference #10937. Please direct email queries to Daniel Hauck (

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston , Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular