Assistant Professor in Chemistry


Department of Chemistry


Tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin in Fall 2017. All areas of Analytical Chemistry will be considered. The University of New Orleans is a Carnegie High Research Activity institution; The Department of Chemistry offers Chemistry degrees at the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. level. Faculty have a strong record of competitive research funding from NIH, NSF, and other federal and state agencies. There are also opportunities for collaboration with researchers in the UNO Advanced Material Research Institute (AMRI) and other New Orleans-based institutions: New Orleans LSU Health Science Center, LSU Dental School, Tulane University and Tulane University Medical School. Details about our Ph.D.-granting Department and the Advanced Materials Research Institute (AMRI) can be found at: and The Greater New Orleans area is in the midst of rapid growth in the area of biomedical research, and offers a unique combination of affordable living and rich cultural experience.


The successful candidate will be expected to offer broad and specialized courses in analytical chemistry, supervise undergraduate and graduate students, develop a nationally competitive research profile, and secure external research funding.


Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry or in a closely related field in hand, or completed, by August 2017.


Postdoctoral experience preferred, prior teaching experience, strong publication record, and ability to secure external research funding.


Commensurate with qualifications and experience.




Evaluation of candidates will begin in March 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.




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