University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Physical Chemistry

Applications are invited for a faculty appointment beginning September 01, 2018, in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Applicants will be considered at the Assistant Professor Level in Physical Chemistry. Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching and establishing an externally funded research program. Teaching responsibilities include teaching graduate and undergraduate courses.

UMass Dartmouth is one of five UMass campuses and is located on the coast an hour south of Boston, midway between Providence, RI, and Cape Cod.

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A PhD in Chemistry (with emphasis in Experimental Physical Chemistry) or equivalent degree from an accredited university


Postdoctoral experience.


To apply, please submit

(1) Cover letter addressing the candidate’s interest in teaching and research with undergraduate and graduate students

(2) Detailed statement of research plans for developing and implementing or continuing an externally funded research program

(3) Curriculum vitae

(4) Three letters of recommendation (include names, phone numbers and email addresses of the references)

(5) Academic transcripts of graduate work


All application materials should be submitted through the Human Resources webpage of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth at: http://www.umassd.edu/hr/employmentopportunities/


Formal review of applications begins December 1, 2017, and continues until the position is filled.

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Apply online at : http://www.umassd.edu/hr/employmentopportunities/