Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry

University of Pennsylvania School of Arts and Sciences Chemistry Department


The Department of Chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA plans to make a tenure track appointment at the Assistant Professor level. The appointment will be in the broadly defined area of Organic Chemistry. Candidates with an interest in artificial intelligence, machine learning, or high-throughput chemistry are especially encouraged to apply. The candidate is expected to establish an externally funded research program and participate in the Department’s undergraduate and graduate teaching mission.

Required application materials to be submitted at include: a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, a description of proposed research, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Chemistry is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.