Chemistry Faculty Search 2022
The Department of Chemistry (cse.umn.edu/chem) seeks to fill two tenured faculty positions. Applications will be considered from candidates within the broad area of chemical synthesis with implications in organic, inorganic, materials, biological, and/or physical chemistry fields. Candidates with research programs with potential for high societal impact for energy, environment, and health would be given strong consideration. Successful candidates will be expected to sustain an innovative research program, advise research students, teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the Department of Chemistry, participate in departmental and university governance, and take a role in mentoring and advocating for our junior faculty. Selection will be based on each candidate’s record of previous accomplishments relevant to these responsibilities, their potential for outstanding future contributions, and their potential to actively advance the institution’s goal of creating a positive campus climate that is both inclusive and diverse.
Appointees must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree by the date of appointment. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Candidates should apply online at http://z.umn.edu/umnchemfaculty2022 and include:
- a cover letter,
- a curriculum vitae,
- a statement that describes the candidate’s research program,
- a statement addressing the candidate’s anticipated contributions to the teaching mission of the department
- and a statement addressing how the candidate would promote diversity and inclusion in their position as a faculty member.
The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds. The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more: http://diversity.umn.edu.