Faculty and Job Opportunities

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at The University of Chicago invites applications from outstanding individuals for the position of Assistant Professor of Chemistry. This search is in the areas broadly defined as inorganic, organic and physical chemistry. Applicants must apply online to the University of Chicago Academic Career website. Inorganic chemists apply to http://tinyurl.com/nq59kgr, Organic http://tinyurl.com/oxvy7n8, and Physical http://tinyurl.com/py98uyk. Please apply to one search only. Applicants must upload a cover letter, a curriculum vitae with a list of publications, a succinct outline of research plans and a one page teaching statement. In addition, three reference letters are required. At the time of hire the successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field. Joint appointments with other departments are possible. Review of applications will continue until all positions are filled.


Referral letter submission information will be provided during the application process.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.


The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5671 or email ACOppAdministrator@uchicago.edu with their request.