UCLA Chemistry and Biochemistry Teacher-Scholars

University of Southern Ca
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September 20 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Teacher-Scholars: Teaching & research opportunities for recent Ph.D. graduates


Open date:September 17th, 2019

Next review date:Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date:Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry is seeking outstanding candidates for the Boyer/ Cram/Libby Teacher-Scholar program. This program provides both teaching and research opportunities forrecentPh.D. graduates (Ph.D. earned 2016-2020).

This program honors UCLA Nobel Laureates Paul D. Boyer, Donald J. Cram, and Willard F. Libby, and recognize their many contributions to the advancement of chemistry and biochemistry. Teacher-Scholars are expected to serve for three-years, with the initial appointment being for one year and subject to renewal for the second and third years. Responsibilities include lecturing, conducting regularly scheduled office hours, writing and grading exams and problem sets, supervising teaching assistants, and conducting cutting-edge research with a sponsoring faculty mentor in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry.

Qualified candidates will be recent Ph.D. recipients in chemistry or biochemistry (Ph.D. earned 2016-2020) and have demonstrated excellence in their previous research and teaching positions. We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research, and community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

All applications must be uploaded through UCLA Academic Recruit:

The UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will begin reviewing materials and applications on October 17, 2019. Final application submission is November 30, 2019.

The University of California, Los Angeles and the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.


Los Angeles, CA


Document requirements
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Cover Letter
Statement of Research
Statement of Teaching
Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate's past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review ourSample Guidance for Candidatesand relatedEDI Statement FAQdocument.
Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
3-5 letters of reference required

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