The Department of Chemistry at the University of Vermont (UVM) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant Professor, starting in the fall semester of 2020. We seek a creative analytical chemist who will undertake an outstanding program of research leading to peer-reviewed scholarly publications and extramural funding for that research. Applicants will be expected to teach, advise, and mentor graduate and undergraduate students. Particular fields of interest are environmental and bioanalytical chemistry, but exceptional candidates from any area of analytical chemistry will be considered. A Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience in chemistry or a related field are expected. Our department has an active Ph.D. program and research faculty engaged in a range of interdisciplinary activities. UVM recently (spring 2019) completed the second phase of construction of a $104 million STEM complex, and the department occupies new teaching, research and office facilities in this complex.
Candidates must apply online at www.uvmjobs.com. To receive full consideration, applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, proposed research plans, and contact information for three references who will be invited to submit letters of recommendation. The College of Arts & Sciences has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence; more information can be found at www.uvm.edu/cas. Applicants must submit a separate statement addressing how they plan to contribute to inclusive excellence. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2019. Address questions to Giuseppe.Petrucci@uvm.edu.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans and individuals with disabilities, and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.
The University of Vermont is an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground. Burlington, Vermont is located in the beautiful Lake Champlain region, surrounded by the Green and Adirondack Mountains. It is a great place for families, with excellent public schools and year-round recreational opportunities. It is home to the University of Vermont and three independent colleges that provide an academically stimulating and culturally rich environment. Montreal, Canada and Boston are within easy driving distances.