Open Faculty Positions

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Chemistry

Applications are invited for a tenure track position at the assistant professor level in chemistry.  A research focus in materials, energy, or bio-related chemistry is preferred, but other strongly competitive applicants will be considered.  We are seeking candidates with outstanding research credentials and a commitment to teaching.  Competitive startup funds will be provided.  Applicants must submit a cover letter summarizing their background, a curriculum vita with a list of publications, and a summary of their research plans (five pages maximum).  Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference submitted from persons who know them well.  In order to ensure full consideration, all application materials should be submitted via by November 1, 2016.

Tulane is a private university with approximately 7000 undergraduate and an equal number of graduate and professional students.  The university has 11 schools including Science and Engineering, Medicine, Public Health, Law and Business.  The Chemistry Department is a part of the School of Science and Engineering and has strong research ties within the school and with the School of Medicine.

Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.  Inquiries relating to the position should be directed to Prof. Russ Schmehl, Chair of Search Committee, (; 504-862-3566). 

Tulane University is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.  All eligible candidates are invited to apply for position vacancies as appropriate.

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