Job Title Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry
Position Number 336470
Requisition Number B07644
Position Type Faculty 9-10 Months
Time-limited through N/A
Type of Appointment Full-Time, Tenure-Track
Faculty Position Sub-Type Regular
Length of Appointment 9 months
Internal Recruitment? No
Working Hours Varies
Organization COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES
Division Academic Affairs - DIV
College College of Arts and Sciences
Approved Hiring Salary Range $64,000 to negotiable
Pay Basis Annually
In 2018, the University of North Florida (UNF) received the prestigious
INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine Higher Education Excellence in Diversity
(HEED) Award, the only application-based national award for U.S. colleges
and universities that exhibit an outstanding commitment to diversity and
inclusion across their campuses. In addition, UNF ranked highest among the 80
HEED institutions and was also recognized as a 2018 Diversity Champion.
The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive
and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building
this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a
variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North
Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit
discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color,
religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual
orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any
educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it
offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an
individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who
cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University
UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates
the University's collaboration with community partners from the local to the
global level. It reflects UNF's mission to contribute to the public good and
prepare educated, engaged citizens.
UNF faculty are expected to maintain the highest standards of academic
excellence in all phases of instruction, research/scholarship/creative
activity, and service.
General Description / Primary Purpose
The University seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse
faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in the scholarship of teaching,
discovery, application and integration of knowledge in the area of Analytical
Chemistry. A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or closely related field is
required. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.
Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to quality instruction and to
the development of an externally-funded research program and publications in
peer-reviewed journals involving undergraduates.
Responsibilities for the tenure-track Assistant Professor of Analytical
Chemistry include: teaching lower- and upper-level courses in the discipline,
undertaking productive original research, including research with
undergraduate students, submitting grant proposals for extramural funding,
contributing to departmental and university governance. Competitive startup
funds are available.
Percentage Of Time
Faculty Position Required Qualifications
A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or closely related field is required.
Postdoctoral experience is preferred.
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition
Background Check: This position requires a background check. In
conjunction with the University's policy, this position may also require a
Foreign Influence Review : Pursuant to Florida Statute 1010.35, this
position requires additional information from all applicants seeking research
or research-related positions prior to an interview or offer of employment.
Applicants MUST fully complete the Foreign Influence Review section of
their application. Additional documents (e.g., passport) may be required
based on form responses.
Responsible Employee: The holder of this position is designated as a
“Responsible Employee” pursuant to their role under Title IX. Therefore, the
incumbent must promptly report allegations of sexual misconduct, sexual
violence, and child sexual abuse by or against any student, employee,
contractor, or visitor to the University's Title IX Administrator or any
divisional Title IX Coordinator.
Required Licensure or Certification
Machines/Equipment used regularly
Anticipated Start Date 08/01/2022
Job Posting Date 09/23/2021
Application Review Date 11/10/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Jenny Neidhardt (904) 620-3503
Hiring Official Bryan Knuckley
Location if not Jacksonville N/A
Applicants must complete an online application at www. unfjobs.org in order to
be considered for this position. When you apply online, you will receive a
confirmation number which indicates your application was processed; however,
the confirmation number does not mean that your application is complete. Your
application is not complete until all required documents have been received.
The successful candidate will be required to supply official transcripts.
An on-line application must include all of the following materials:
letter of interest,
unofficial transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate coursework,
statement of teaching philosophy including courses you prefer to teach and/or are willing to develop (two-page maximum),
summary of proposed independent research at UNF including discussion of potential funding sources (six-page maximum) also include start-up budget with itemized major equipment/categories, typical range $100,000 –$200,000 (one page) and
diversity and inclusion statement (one to two-pages).
REQUIRED if the applicant answers yes to Question1/Section A within
Foreign Influence Review Section of the application.
Additionally, you should arrange to have three (3) letters of recommendation
sent to firstname.lastname@example.org (email versions of letters are preferred for
consideration, but hardcopies are required prior to hiring).
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Documents Needed to Apply
Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
Statement of Teaching/Advising Philosophy
Department Specific: See Special Instructions
Research Statement/Research Interests