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THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO - Assistant Professor of Chemistry


The Department of Chemistry at The University of Texas at San Antonio invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level starting fall 2014.  Required Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a closely related field and strong academic achievements in the area of either Biochemistry or Experimental Physical Chemistry. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, (1) scholarly activities including the development of a robust, externally funded research program; (2) teaching courses in the area of either Biochemistry or Physical Chemistry as well as other related undergraduate and graduate chemistry classes, and (3) participation in service activities in the institution. Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants must submit (as a single PDF file) a letter of application, currently dated vitae, brief (up to 5 pages) description of research and teaching interests, and contact information (including email) of at least four potential references to chemistry@utsa.edu (subject: Assistant Professor Search). Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by the time of hire. The University of Texas at San Antonio is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.       



Robert A. Welch Endowed Chair in Chemistry at The University of Texas at San Antonio


The Department of Chemistry at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) invites nominations for its newly established Robert A. Welch Endowed Chair in Chemistry. Internationally renowned scientists whose research encompasses any area of modern chemistry will be given serious consideration. The Welch Chair includes a $3 million endowment, a highly competitive salary, and ample modern research space. Significant additional financial resources and state-of-the art facilities are available. The Welch Chair is expected to play a leadership role in our ongoing, aggressive departmental growth and faculty recruitment efforts. Opportunities are available for establishment and expansion of collaborative initiatives with nationally renowned area institutions, including the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Southwest Research Institute.


San Antonio, the 7th largest city in the U.S., features a historical and vibrant downtown area. UTSA is located northwest of downtown San Antonio adjacent to the scenic Texas Hill Country, which provides many recreational opportunities.


Self-nominations are encouraged. Nominations can be sent directly to the Department Chair, Dr. Waldemar Gorski, at the following address: Department of Chemistry, UTSA, One UTSA Circle, San Antonio, TX 78249 or via email (Waldemar.Gorski@utsa.edu).




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