Inorganic Chemistry

Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science

New Jersey Institute of Technology

The Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science (CES) at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in Inorganic Chemistry, preferably with a leading interest in energy-related applications, including photovoltaic materials and solar cells, starting in the Fall of 2020.  CES at NJIT, within the College of Science and Liberal Arts, is committed to exceptional core education in the liberal arts and excellence in research and scholarship. Many resources, facilities, and collaboration opportunities exist within the Department, College, University, and neighboring institutions. Competitive salary, startup funds, and laboratory space will be provided. Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science or a closely related field from an accredited institution, and relevant postdoctoral research experience. The successful candidate is expected to establish an active, externally funded research program and to demonstrate excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching, particularly in Inorganic Chemistry related courses.

CES (http://chemistry.njit.edu) at NJIT is in a dynamic growth phase, with ten new hires in the past five years, and a recent renovation and expansion of facilities. CES offers degree programs in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, and Pharmaceutical Chemistry. NJIT is an R1 Doctoral University, conveniently located in the New York metropolitan area. With an enrollment of nearly 12 thousand students, it is continuing to build internationally-recognized programs in chemical and environmental sciences.

Applicants must apply online at apply here and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, maximum five-page description of research plans, one-page description of teaching philosophy and interests, and names and contact information of at least three references. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019, and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries can be sent to mitra@njit.edu.  Additional positions available in our Department are posted at http://jobs.njit.edu

As an EEO employer, NJIT is committed to building a diverse workforce and encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women