Position Announcement: Assistant/Associate Professor in Environmental Organic Chemistry - University of Alaska Fairbanks

Date: 
22 February 2021

Position Announcement
Assistant/Associate Professor
Environmental Organic Chemistry

University of Alaska Fairbanks
Fairbanks, Alaska

Application review begins: 10 March 2021

For more information, go to:
https://careers.alaska.edu/en-us/job/516026

For questions, contact:
Bill Simpson
Email: wrsimpson [at] alaska.edu
Phone: 907-474-7235


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Alaska Fairbanks invites applications for a position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in environmental organic chemistry. This tenure track position will be located in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Duties include:

  • Assist the Department and University to develop and maintain academic programs,
  • Develop independent research program that engages undergraduate and graduate students,
  • Pursue external funding to support this program,
  • Publish results in the peer-reviewed literature,
  • Teach organic and general chemistry and a specialty graduate course, and
  • Mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students.

The successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous research program that complements existing strengths in environmental chemistry and/or biochemistry and neuroscience, mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and teach undergraduate organic and general chemistry and graduate courses in Environmental Chemistry.

Candidates should hold a PhD in organic chemistry or related discipline. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.

Application review begins: 10 March 2021

For more information, go to:
https://careers.alaska.edu/en-us/job/516026

For questions, contact:
Bill Simpson
Email: wrsimpson [at] alaska.edu
Phone: 907-474-7235