Assistant Professor, Chemistry tenure track
New York, NY
Job posting number: #7117373
Posted: December 6, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
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The Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences at the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) has undergraduate programs in Biology, Chemistry, and Biotechnology at the New York City and Long Island campuses. This position will be based at the NYC campus. NYIT emphasizes interdisciplinary scholarship, research, and teaching. Department faculty research interests are diverse, including medicinal and organic chemistry, neuroscience, cell and molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, microbiology, computational chemistry, bioinformatics, and analytical chemistry.
The Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences at NYIT seeks outstanding applicants for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to develop a chemistry research program and to teach organic chemistry lecture and lab courses, as well as more advanced chemistry courses.
A relevant PhD or equivalent terminal degree, postdoctoral experience, and a record of scholarly publications and productivity. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate education, and a dedication to innovative and effective teaching that prepares a diverse student body for future success. Candidates should also exhibit a strong potential to attract external funding for their research.
Interested candidates should assemble an application into a single pdf named lastname_firstname.pdf. This application should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, including contact info for three references, a research statement of no more than four pages, a teaching statement of no more than one page, and a brief (no more than one page) discussion of how undergraduate students will be included in the research program. While the application webpage may require uploading a CV separately, please also include it in the assembled pdf file.
New York Institute of Technology offers numerous opportunities to enhance personal and professional growth and provides employees with a competitive compensation and benefits program inclusive of generous paid time off, holidays, tuition remission, and retirement plans with employer contributions.