Distinguished Professor of Chemistry

Location
Wichita, Kansas
Salary
Commensurate with qualifications
Posted
September 26 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY
DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR OF CHEMISTRY
Wichita State University (www.wichita.edu/chemistry) invites applications from organic/bioorganic chemists to fill the inaugural position as the Erach Talaty Distinguished Professor of Chemistry. This endowed chair carries an elevated salary and annual research allowance. Appointment is expected to be at the tenured Associate Professor level, but candidates at the Full Professor level will be considered. Hence candidates should hold a doctoral degree in chemistry or related field and have a record of nationally and internationally recognized research and funding normally associated with tenure at Ph.D.-granting institutions. The successful candidate will be expected to continue a vigorous externally funded research program involving B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. level students and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in their area of expertise.
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. The following should be submitted at https://jobs.wichita.edu: (1) letter of application, (2) full CV, (3) statement of teaching philosophy, (4) a research plan, and (5) estimated start-up costs. Letters of recommendation may be requested from finalists. Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check as required by Kansas Board of Regents policy. Wichita State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer dedicated to creating a diverse community.  Individuals from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.