Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry

Position ID: 43935
Kennesaw State University
College of Science and Mathematics
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Kennesaw State University invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry.

Teaching expectations include organic chemistry and advanced courses in the candidate’s expertise at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Advising and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students is expected.

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate, through peer-reviewed publications, strong potential to establish a productive program of research using undergraduate and/or graduate students (M.S.). It is expected that each applicant’s research program will complement and extend the diverse research interests of the faculty within our department and college ( Applicants in all areas of organic chemistry will be considered. Candidates who can develop a collaborative and innovative research program in the areas of polymer chemistry, supramolecular chemistry, or organic materials, are particularly encouraged to apply.

Participation in professional service activities within the Department, the University, and beyond is also an expectation.

Qualified applicants will have:

  1. An earned doctorate in organic chemistry or a closely related discipline or its foreign equivalent by the position start date 
  2. Post-doctoral experience with a demonstrated track record of peer-reviewed publications
  3. A well-articulated research agenda capable of generating external funding and appropriate for graduate (M.S.) and undergraduate research students
  4. A clear philosophy of teaching and evidence of effective instruction in their area of expertise.
Application Procedure: 
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Contract Period: 
9 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Organic Chemistry
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Position Starting Date: 
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Daniela Tapu
Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
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