Assistant Professor in Chemistry

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey Department of Chemistry

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research plan covering 3 distinct projects (maximum 10 pages total), a one-page statement of teaching experience and interests, and the names and contact information of at least three scientists familiar with your research achievements and teaching potential who will provide confidential letters of recommendation.

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Assistant Professor

Department SASN - Chemistry

Salary Open

Posting Summary

The Department of Chemistry at Rutgers University-Newark invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Inorganic Chemistry to start September 2022. Applicants with research interests in all areas of inorganic chemistry, including those at the interface with catalysis, polymers and materials, bioinorganic, or data science are encouraged to apply. Review of applications will commence on October 15, 2021, and continue on a rolling basis; early application is encouraged.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a vigorous, externally funded research program and to teach at both undergraduate and graduate (Ph.D. and M.S.) levels, covering standard inorganic chemistry curriculum. Competitive start-up funds commensurate with the needs of the specific area will be provided.

Posting Number 21FA0922

Posting Open Date 08/06/2021

Posting Close Date 12/01/2021

Minimum Education and Experience

Ph.D. in chemistry, at least two years of postdoctoral experience, and an outstanding record of research accomplishment are required.

Overview

Placing a strong emphasis on excellence in research, the Rutgers-University-Newark Chemistry
Department (http://chemistry.rutgers.edu) is enjoying a period of dynamic growth with new faculty hires and the addition of research space and state-of-the art facilities. The collegial atmosphere of the Department promotes collaborations and joint projects. The Department maintains a vibrant, highly interdisciplinary graduate program and is exceptionally well equipped for its size. Among others, it houses three multinuclear NMR spectrometers (including solid state capability); brand-new single crystal and powder X-ray diffractometers; FT-MS and MALDI-TOF spectrometers; optical spectroscopy equipment, including an ultrafast laser pump-probe system; Raman, scanning electron and multi-mode scanning probe microscopes, and a large array of polymer and nanomaterials characterization tools (GPC, light scattering, DSC, TGA, rheometer, DMA). Extensive additional shared experimental and computational resources are available within the Rutgers University system.

Statement

The School of Arts and Sciences-Newark (SASN) is a place where exploration, discovery, and imagination come together to form the core of a liberal arts education. We serve all undergraduates at Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N); and offer a broad selection of more than 2,000 undergraduate and graduate courses a year in more than 40 subjects. SASN combines the best of a large research university with a small liberal arts college. RU-N is a remarkably diverse, urban, public research university that is not just in Newark but of Newark-an anchor of our home city.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research plan covering 3 distinct projects (maximum 10 pages total), a one-page statement of teaching experience and interests, and the names and contact information of at least three scientists familiar with your research achievements and teaching potential who will provide confidential letters of recommendation.

Quick Link to Posting https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/138611

Campus Rutgers University-Newark

Home Location Campus Rutgers University-Newark

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. List of Professional References (contact Info)
  5. Research Statement
Optional Documents