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Assistant Professor in Chemistry

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Assistant Professor in Chemistry
Requisition Number FE02423
Working Title
Department Name 8E030:Chemistry
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
Required Education

Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field

Required Related Experience

Postdoctoral experience (minimum of 3 years) is required. Prior mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students is required.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Job Summary

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky is seeking candidates for a non-tenure-track assistant research professor to start in Fall 2020. Research experience in the area of organic synthesis, materials chemistry, and electrochemistry, the latter including cyclic voltammetry, bulk electrolysis, and the assembly and cycling of redox flow batteries. Researchers will have the ability to take advantage of collaborative opportunities in the Department and on-campus. A Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field and postdoctoral experience (minimum of 3 years) is required. Prior mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students is required.

Applicants should submit the following: 1) CV and 2) Research Statement, describing their research experience and a brief description of how the candidate will collaborate within the department (upload under Specific Request 1). In addition, please provide the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the academic profile. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 09/18/2020
Open Until Filled No
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As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


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Posted: 2020-09-14 Expires: 2020-10-14

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Lexington, KY 40507

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