University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry



Faculty Positions




New Faculty Searches in Chemistry (2017):

The Department of Chemistry invites applications for four Faculty positions in the broad area of Chemistry. 

Research Faculty are expected to develop an internationally recognized and externally funded research program, develop and teach graduate and undergraduate courses, advise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and undertake service activities. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in chemistry or a related field, a record of original research accomplishments, and the potential to develop a successful independent research program. Preference will be given to applicants whose research interests complement those of existing faculty and strengthen campus strategic initiatives, including the brain initiative.

Applications should include a full curriculum vitae, a description of proposed research, teaching philosophy and letters from three professional references. A statement addressing potential contributions of the applicant to diversity may be included. Review of applications will begin during the fall, with appointment to begin July 1, 2017. Salary is commensurate with education & experience. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Endowed Chair Professorships 
Full Professor Level
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Faculty Positions
Assistant Professor, Organic Chemistry
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Assistant Professor, New Chemistries and Materials for Sustainability
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Associate or Full Professor, Cluster Hire in Environmental Toxicology
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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Department of Chemistry
Chemical Sciences
501 Big Springs Road

Tel: (951) 827-3789 (Chair's Assistant)
Fax: (951) 827-2435 (confidential)
E-mail: jingsong.zhang@ucr.edu

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