The University of Illinois at Chicago invites applicants for a joint position at the rank of assistant professor in the departments of chemistry and biological sciences beginning August 2019. We seek applicants with a research record and interest in the area integrating chemical biology and microbiome research. Candidates may hold a doctorate in chemistry, biology or a closely related field. The successful candidate will be expected to carry out a full and active program of innovative research and to contribute to the teaching of graduate and undergraduate students in chemistry and biological sciences. Final authorization of the position depends upon availability of state funding.
For fullest consideration, please complete an on-line application, including the names and email addresses of three references, and upload a letter of application indicating applicant qualifications, a vita, and a separate one-page statements outlining future teaching and research plan at https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=102733&job=assistant-professor-chemistry-and-biological-sciences by October 31, 2018. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
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.