Faculty Position


Department of Chemistry - East Lansing, MI


November 9, 2016

The Department of Chemistry at Michigan State University seeks outstanding candidates for a position at the assistant professor level. Outstanding candidates in all areas of organic chemistry—including polymer chemistry, chemical biology, chemical immunology, and synthetic biology—are encouraged to apply. 

Successful candidates should have demonstrated productivity and evidence of potential for independent research, and are expected to develop a vigorous, externally-funded research program and contribute to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Review of application materials will begin on Nov. 15th, 2016, and will continue until suitable candidates are identified.  Interested individuals should upload a SINGLE PDF application package (no larger than 2MB) consisting of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, synopses of research interests and future research directions, teaching statement, degree transcripts, and names and email addresses of three references electronically at https://jobs.msu.edu for posting 4148.  Questions regarding the position may be directed to Prof. Xuefei Huang, Chair of the Search Committee (xuefei@chemistry.msu.edu).

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. MSU is committed to providing a work environment that supports employees' work and personal life, and offers employment assistance to the spouse or partner of candidates for faculty and academic staff positions.