Tenure-track Faculty - Biochemistry

Auburn, Alabama (US)
Commensurate with experience
October 01 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Auburn University invites applications for two nine-month, tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in Biochemistry. Candidates in all areas of biochemistry are encouraged to apply. Bioinorganic spectroscopy, natural product biosynthesis, -omics, and structural biology are areas that align well
with departmental strengths and ambitions. Successful candidates are expected to develop vigorous, externally funded research programs. Duties also include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Thus, excellent written and interpersonal communication skills are required. A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a closely related field and at least one year of postdoctoral experience are required at the time employment  begins. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States
at the time employee begins and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.

Review of applications will begin October 31, 2021, and will continue until the positions are filled. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research plans and teaching philosophy, information for three professional references, and an inclusion statement describing how their past and/or planned contributions to teaching, research, and/or service will serve to advance the mission of the College of Sciences and Mathematics in creating an inclusive environment. Please see https://www.
auburn.edu/cosam/about/mission-vision-oied.htm for more information.

At the College of Sciences and Mathematics, we are committed to cultivating culturally competent professionals. Our department values diversity and is a welcoming and inclusive community of 28 research and teaching faculty and over 80 graduate students. Additional information about the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is available at: http://www.auburn.edu/chemistry. As an R1, Doctoral University and one of the nation’s premier land, sea, and space grant institutions, Auburn University is understanding of and sensitive to the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples. For more information, please visit: http://www.auburn.edu/academic/provost/faculty jobs/. 

To apply for this position, please visit: https://www.auemployment.com/postings/25261.

Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer and committed
to building an inclusive and diverse community