Assistant Professor in Chemistry - Medicine Relevant Synthetic Organic Chemistry

University of Nebaraska-Lincoln
November 01, 2023
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Working Title Assistant Professor in Chemistry - Medicine Relevant Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Department Chemistry-1078 Requisition Number F230131 Posting Open Date 07/28/2023 Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date) 11/01/2023 Posting Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Description of Work

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. The position is anticipated to emphasize research in biomedically relevant synthetic organic chemistry and would be affiliated with the Nebraska Center for Integrated Biomolecular Communication (NCIBC; https:// NCIBC focuses on probing spatial and temporal aspects of chemical and biochemical communication. Possible areas include but are not limited to novel organic synthetic methodologies, natural product synthesis, catalysis, drug discovery, and/or medicinal chemistry. The successful candidate should demonstrate the capability of teaching in basic, advanced, and graduate-level chemistry courses. The anticipated start date is August 2024.

UNL is a land grant institution with a strong commitment to research, teaching, outreach, and service. UNL is a Carnegie Foundation “Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity” university and is committed to further strengthening its research standing.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to achieve a working and learning environment that is open to all people. Diversity is the hallmark of great institutions of learning and has long been one of the strengths of our society. Dignity and respect for all in the UNL community is the responsibility of each individual member of the community. The realization of that responsibility across the campus is critical to UNL's success.

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Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in chemistry, biochemistry, or an allied discipline.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong record of scholarly activity as evidenced by a significant publication record.
  • Potential for developing an externally funded research program in biomedically relevant chemical biology or synthetic organic chemistry.
  • Expertise in the teaching of chemistry content or pedagogy to undergraduate and/or graduate students.
  • Work Location (City, State) Lincoln, NE Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required Criminal History Background Check Required No Posted Salary How to Apply

    Click “Apply for this Job” and complete the information form. Attach the following documents:

  • Cover letter.
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Statement of research interests (up to six pages).
  • Statement of teaching interests (up to one full page).
  • Diversity statement.
  • Contact information for three references.
  • Please combine the statement of research interests, the statement of teaching interests, and the diversity statement into one file and upload as “Other Document”.

    Applicants must also arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be sent by email to [email protected] or to:

    Search Committee Attn: Emma Dolenshek Department of Chemistry University of Nebraska-Lincoln Lincoln, NE 68588-0304

    Inquiries regarding the position or the application process should be directed to [email protected] or:

    Search Chair Department of Chemistry University of Nebraska-Lincoln 545 Hamilton Hall Lincoln, NE 68588-0304

    (Fax: 402-472-9402)

    For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

    Sarah Woodman, [email protected]

    Job Category Job Category (old) Faculty Tenure/Tenure Leading Job Type 9 Month Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No If Temporary, indicate end date Planned Hire Date August 2024 Appointment End Date Organizational Location Default Location

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