Department of Chemistry

 

Open Positions - Posted September, 2013

1. Faculty OpeningsThe Department of Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position in experimental physical chemistry, broadly defined. Areas of interest include but are not limited to single-molecule spectroscopy, ultrafast optical physics, and tip-enhanced spectroscopy. Candidates are expected to establish a vigorous independent research program as well as to engage in interdisciplinary/collaborative research. Teaching at both thmailtoe graduate and undergraduate levels in physical chemistry is expected.

Applications will only be accepted electronically. Applicants should submit a SINGLE PDF containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research plan, teaching statement, and 1-2 representative publications (optional) to: THIS LINK. Applicants should also arrange to have four pdf letters of recommendation uploaded to THIS LINK. Review of applications will begin October 21, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled.

Questions should be directed to: Chair, Physical Chemistry Faculty Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3290, THIS EMAIL LINK. UNC is an EO/AA Employer, and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.

 

2. Lecturer in Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The Department of Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks applicants for a permanent Lecturer position effective July 1, 2014. The position involves teaching two classes per semester primarily in the introductory level courses taken by majors and non-majors in the first two years. The Lecturer will also play a role in the implementation and evaluation of newly funded programs to bring evidence-based teaching methods to introductory courses. The successful candidate will collaborate with faculty conducting chemistry education research, and work closely with tenure-track faculty in their discipline. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related discipline with at least one semester of full-time college teaching as instructor of record. Candidates should have a clearly demonstrated commitment to using innovative and evidence-based teaching methods in the classroom. Candidates are expected to have strong interdisciplinary knowledge across all areas of Chemistry.

Applicants must submit a letter of interest, a CV, and a concise statement of teaching philosophy and experience as a single pdf. In addition, candidates must also submit a link to a 10-minute teaching video as part of the application. Applications submitted without a video will not be considered

Applicants should upload all application information to: THIS LINK Applicants must also list four references with email address who will receive an invitation to create a log in and upload their reference letter in pdf at THIS LINK. Review of applications will begin 10/21/2013, and will continue until the position is filled.

Questions should be directed to: Chair, Faculty Search Committee, Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3290, THIS EMAIL LINK UNC is an EO/AA Employer, and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.