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Materials Synthesis/Structure Chemistry Faculty Position
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Kansas is seeking exceptional candidates for a tenured/tenure-track position in Inorganic or Organometallic Materials Chemistry at the assistant or associate professor level expected to begin as early as August 18, 2015. The University of Kansas is especially interested in hiring faculty members who can contribute to four key campus-wide strategic initiatives: (1) Sustaining the Planet, Powering the World; (2) Promoting Well-Being, Finding Cures; (3) Harnessing Information, Multiplying Knowledge; and (4) Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities. See http://www.provost.ku.edu/planning/themes/ for more information. This specific search is part of an emerging cluster of searches on the topic of “Nanoscale Materials for the Future.” Click here for more information about KU's strategic initiatives.
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- To apply on‐line go to: https://jobs.ku.edu and click "Search Openings" under the Faculty, Lecturers, Academic Staff tab and search by keyword "Chemistry".
- Initial review of applications will begin November 1, 2014, and will continue as long as needed to identify a qualified pool. EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected Veteran status.
The Chemistry Department at the University of Kansas invites qualified scholars and professionals to submit online applications to the Lecturer Pool to be considered for either part-time to full time temporary teaching positions as they are needed.
- Title: Lecturer
- Starting Date: The date will vary as the need arises and the dates will coincide with the beginning of the academic calendar. Fall appointments begin in August, spring appointments in January and summer appointments in June.
- Type of Appointment: One semester, renewable, subject to review and funding. The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.
- Salary: Approximately $5,000 to $8,000 per semester, based on teaching experience, educational level, size and level of the course.
- FTE: Part-Time to Full Time
- Duties: Teach appropriate curricula, write and grade exams for curricula. Classes range from 100 level General Chemistry to 600 level Organic Chemistry classes. Lecturer must abide by department, College and University policies and procedures.
- Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related Physical Science/Engineering.
- Preferred Qualifications: Previous teaching experience in university/college setting.
- Contact Person: Bev Johnson; email@example.com, University of Kansas, Chemistry Department, Malott Hall, 1251 Wescoe Hall Drive, Rm 2010, Lawrence, KS 66045, 785-864-1203.
- Application Procedures: Application, curriculum vitae, and three references are to be submitted on line. To apply, go to Employment Opportunities and search for "chemistry".
- Deadline: Applications will be accepted throughout the year.
The University of Kansas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University encourages applications from underrepresented group members. Federal and state legislation prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, and veteran status. In addition, University policies prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, martial status and parental status.
The Post-Doc Application Pool
A pool of applications for post-doctoral positions is continuously maintained.
The Chemistry Department invites qualified Ph.D. chemists to submit applications to their ongoing Postdoctoral Pool. The pool will be reviewed by individual faculty members for consideration of research positions in any of the following fields: Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry, and Science Education. Follow this link to see a list of faculty members and their research opportunities.
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