Faculty Position – Chemistry & Biochemistry

Provo, UT
Commensurate with experience
August 02 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Description: The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Brigham Young University (BYU) invites applications for a continuing faculty status (tenure track) position.  Strong applicants in all areas of chemistry and biochemistry are encouraged to apply.  Preference will be given to those with proven publication records from Ph.D. and post-doctoral work.

Areas of Research: biochemistry & molecular biology; analytical, physical, inorganic, or organic chemistry

Desired Skills and Experience: The new faculty member will be expected to excel in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level, as well as to develop a productive, externally-funded research program.

Preference will be given to those with experience and proven publication records from Ph.D. and post-doctoral work.

Review of applications will begin October 01, 2021. Applications are accepted through BYU’s job application site, https://hrms.byu.edu/psc/ps/PUBLIC/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Employee&SiteId=70&JobOpeningId=97171&PostingSeq=1. Early application is encouraged.

About the Employer: The BYU Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is a vibrant place with a dual mission: to provide a world-class education to a talented population of undergraduate and graduate students, and to make cutting-edge research contributions in the varied disciplines of our faculty. The department consists of 40 faculty, with 100 graduate students and 400 undergraduate majors, serving 12,000 students annually. Our undergraduate students are sought after by the most prestigious graduate programs and medical schools; our graduate students are placed in coveted positions in academia and industry. Our research is funded by external grants of $5 M annually with additional generous support from the University.

Brigham Young University is an equal opportunity employer. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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