Assistant Professor - Medicinal Chemistry


: $103,450.00 - $205,670.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Education - Post Secondary

Assistant Professor - Medicinal Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Syracuse University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the field of Medicinal Chemistry, starting in the fall of 2020. Candidates that complement fundamental research with translational in vitro and/or in vivo disease models, pharmacology, and/or cheminformatics are especially encouraged to apply. Successful candidates are expected to establish an active, externally funded research program and to demonstrate excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching. This recruitment is part of an ambitious Invest Syracuse Cluster Hire Initiative in the broad area of bio-inspired research. As an integral part of this investment, Syracuse University will recruit multiple candidates for faculty positions to enhance collaboration and promote world-class interdisciplinary research to quantitatively understand complex biological systems, and rationally design programmable smart materials to address grand challenges in health, medicine, and materials innovation. Faculty hired into these positions will build on existing strengths and will participate in an organized research cluster that spans the College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Engineering, including the Chemistry, Physics, Biology and the Biomedical and Chemical Engineering Departments. The chemistry department seeks candidates whose research, teaching, or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education. For full consideration, candidates must complete an online application and electronically attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a description of research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy and arrange for submission of three professional references. To apply, go to . Review of applications will start on November 18, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Please direct questions to chair of the search committee, Professor Robert Doyle (

Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Associated topics: chemical, chemical engineering, coatings, nutrition, pha, phenolic, plastics, polymer synthesis, polypropylene, polyurethane * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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