Department of Chemistry



Assistant Professor - Clarkson University


The Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science at Clarkson University ( invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to start Fall 2017. Research expertise that complements that of current faculty and builds on departmental strengths in the broadly defined organic chemistry and materials areas will be considered. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in the area of organic chemistry and will support the department’s undergraduate, MS and PhD programs in Chemistry and Biomolecular Science. Clarkson offers a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative research environment, and opportunities for affiliations with our Center for Advanced Materials Processing or other Clarkson research centers are abundant. The successful candidate is expected to develop a vigorous, creative, externally funded research program. Candidates must have a Ph.D. with outstanding research potential. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Applications must be submitted through the web site,

Clarkson University is the nationally ranked research institution of choice of more than 3,400 enterprising, high-ability undergraduate and graduate students who launch remarkably successful careers. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson University actively seeks and encourages applications from minorities, women and people with disabilities.


Devon A. Shipp
Professor and Dept. Chair
Dept. of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science
Clarkson University
8 Clarkson Avenue
Potsdam, NY 13699-5810 
Direct phone: 315-268-2393   Cell: 315-212-9883
Dept. phone: 315-268-2389    Fax: 315-268-6610
Associate Editor, Australian Journal of Chemistry