Job ID: 166987

Tenure Track Assistant Professor

University of Missouri--Kansas City

  • Sep. 10, 2021
 
  • Tenure Track Assistant Professor
  • Chemistry
  • https://sbc.umkc.edu/index.html
  • University of Missouri--Kansas City
    Kansas City, MO
 
  • Open until filled
  • Fall 2022
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  • Assistant Professor
  • Materials Sciences/Polymer Sciences
    Environmental Sciences/Ecology/Forestry
    Chemistry - Physical
    Chemistry - Analytical
    Chemistry - General
 
 

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Opening
Department of Chemistry
University of Missouri-Kansas City

Job Description
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Missouri-Kansas City invites applications for a 9-month, benefit-eligible, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of physical, analytical, environmental, or materials chemistry to start August 2022. Priority may be given to research programs addressing large-scale data, computational analysis, and modeling. A Ph.D. in chemistry or an allied discipline is required. Successful candidates are expected to establish a vigorous, externally funded research program, to provide effective teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to mentor students from diverse backgrounds.

Application Instructions
The position number is 73033 (click the link for the application page). Review of applications begins October 15, 2021 and continues until the position is filled. The position is contingent on final budgetary approval. To apply, please combine all application materials (cover letter, full curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, research plans, and contact information for three references) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document with a maximum size of 11MB and upload online at https://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/academic-positions/ as your resume attachment. Limit the document name to 50 characters and do not include any special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.). Please also arrange for the three official letters of reference to be sent to Chair, Search Committee via email to umkc-chemdept@umkc.edu

Reasonable accommodations may be requested during the application and recruitment process. If you need an accommodation, please contact the Office of Affirmative Action at (816) 235-1323. For more information about the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences and UMKC, please visit https://sbc.umkc.edu/index.html

UMKC Statement on Diversity
UMKC values diversity as central to its mission as an urban-serving research university and as a driver of excellence in teaching and learning. UMKC embraces a broad spectrum of diversities, including race, ethnicity, culture, nationality, gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, linguistic ability, learning style, religion, socioeconomic and veteran status, life experiences, educational level and family structure. For more information on our diversity mission, visit the Office of Diversity and Inclusion website: http://info.umkc.edu/diversity/

UMKC is the largest comprehensive, fully accredited university in the Kansas City area. Our students come from all 50 states and over 85 countries, enriching our community with diverse perspectives. With more than 125 academic areas, our students have a lot of opportunities to explore on their way to discovering and creating their perfect career. We are at the heart of a thriving urban area where the city’s life and energy influence everything that happens here. We are Kansas City’s university and we can’t wait for you to join us! Find out more about UMKC in the About UMKC section of our website.

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Contact Information

 
  • Chemistry Department
    Chemistry
    University of Missouri-Kansas City
    5009 Rockhill Road
    Kansas City, MO 64110
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  • 8162356911
  • UMKC-chemdept@umkc.edu


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