University of Illinois, Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
September 13 2018
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UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO, DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in inorganic chemistry emphasizing bioinorganic systems. Successful candidates will conduct rigorous and innovative research in bioinorganic chemistry broadly defined, including possible focus areas of inorganic spectroscopy, synthetic inorganic model chemistry, bio-mimetic and bio-inspired catalysis science, artificial metalloenzymes, and/or metal-based imaging and therapeutic agents. Candidates also are expected to contribute to teaching of inorganic chemistry to graduate and undergraduate students at UIC. A Ph.D. is required, and postdoctoral experience is highly recommended. This position is expected to start on August 16, 2019. Candidates should submit an online application including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief summary of past research accomplishments, proposals for a vibrant independent research program, and the names and email addresses of 3 references to website: by October 15, 2018. Final authorization of the position is subject to availability of funding. The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.