Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Montana State University
Salary Commensurate with Experience
September 25 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana invites applications for a tenure track position at the level of assistant professor with expertise in inorganic or bioinorganic chemistry. The successful candidate will become an integral part of our program, with duties that include teaching courses in the department curriculum consistent with his or her background, developing/continuing a nationally recognized research program with extramural funding, and participating in professional and university outreach and service activities. Programs with interdisciplinary research themes are especially encouraged. A Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field is required at the time of appointment, and postdoctoral experience is highly desirable.

Applications should be submitted electronically through our web-based system at Applications should include the following: 1) a cover letter, 2) a current curriculum vitae including publications, 3) a description of research plans, 4) a statement of teaching interests, 5) the names and contact information for three individuals familiar with the applicant’s research achievements and teaching potential.

Screening of applications will begin October 30, 2017 and will continue until an adequate pool is established.

Montana State University is an AA/ADA/EEO/Veterans’ Preference Employer, committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion. The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. In this spirit, we hope to attract applicants who are committed to helping students from underrepresented backgrounds succeed and particularly welcome applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups who bring diverse cultural experience. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability.