Faculty position in Organic Chemistry Canada


The Department of Chemistry at Memorial University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective on or after January 1, 2016, subject to budgetary approval.

The successful applicant will be required to develop an internationally recognized, externally funded organic chemistry research program. A PhD in Chemistry is required as well as post-doctoral experience in a relevant area. To view the full job description, please visit the Chemistry Department home page athttp://www.mun.ca/chem for further information.

Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, a 5-page research proposal in NSERC format, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to: Dr. Peter Pickup, Head, Department of Chemistry, Memorial University, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada A1B 3X7. E-mail: chemhead@mun.ca.

The deadline for receipt of applications is August 24, 2015.

Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority.