Assistant Professor in Theoretical Chemistry, University of California, Davis
The Department of Chemistry at UC Davis invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Theoretical Quantum Chemistry and Electronic Structure Methods with a planned start date of July 1, 2021.
This search is focused on the area of molecular electronic structure, broadly defined, particularly on the development of new theoretical methods and their application to forefront problems in chemistry. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with list of publications, teaching statement, summary of previous research, statement of contributions to diversity, a research plan, and contact information for 3 references to:https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03774
Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry or a related field by Fall 2021. Successful candidates will be expected to be ready to develop a world-class, well-funded research program, achieve excellence in teaching students at all levels, and possess a strong commitment to providing service to the department, university and professional communities.
This position will remain open until filled but for full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 15, 2020. UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply, in particular, women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and applicants whose research, teaching, and community outreach demonstrate their commitment to inclusion of under-represented and/or non-majority individuals into their respective area of specialization within their discipline.
About University of California, Davis
University of California, Davis, is a top-ranked research university set in California's Central Valley. Within this community, the Department of Chemistry is the largest teaching and research unit. Our mission is to advance the frontiers of chemical research, provide forward-thinking instruction to our campus community, and perform service activities that will positively impact our campus, society, and the world. Our program has a strong focus on interdisciplinary research and teaching, with diverse classes, advanced facilities, and state-of-the-art instrumentation. UC Davis faculty enjoy generous benefits, campus opportunities for both collaborative research and community participation, and a restorative "university town" environment that is only a short drive from San Francisco, the Napa Valley, and Lake Tahoe.
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