Department of Chemistry



Faculty Position at University of New Hampshire

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

The Chemistry Department in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of New Hampshire invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor in any area of chemistry, broadly defined. Applicants are sought that will establish a research program that can interface synergistically with existing research expertise in the department in the thematic areas of: Chemistry for a Sustainable Future; Chemical Biology and Bioinspired Chemistry; Chemistry Education Research; Molecular, Supramolecular, and Macromolecular Engineering; Machine Learning, Data Science and Analytical Methods in Chemistry.

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree with a minimum of one year of post-doctoral experience. Candidates will be evaluated on (i) their commitment to promote an inclusive scholarly environment and to build a diverse intellectual community, (ii) their commitment to excel as a teacher and mentor at the undergraduate and graduate levels and contribute to current departmental teaching needs (iii) their potential to establish a vigorous, nationally-recognized research program that is both collaborative and multidisciplinary. UNH is a Carnegie R1 institution.

Applicants should submit the following application materials to : a cover letter; a detailed curriculum vitae; a statement of research plans; a statement of teaching knowledge, interests, and competency; a statement highlighting experiences demonstrating commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Contact information for at least three references to provide confidential letters of recommendation. Review of applications will commence on October 15th, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. The position is expected to begin August 2023. UNH is an AA/EEO Employer. UNH is committed to excellence through the diversity of its faculty and staff and encourages women and minorities to apply.

The University of New Hampshire is committed to building and nurturing an environment of inclusive excellence where all students, faculty, and staff can thrive.  We also are committed to providing open and inclusive access for all alumni, volunteers, learners, employees, and visitors seeking to participate in our programs and activities.  We venture to sustain a campus environment that fosters mutual respect and understanding.  We believe diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion are foundational values inextricably linked to achieving our core educational mission and embrace the many characteristics of our community members that make them uniquely themselves.  Here, you belong, and all are welcome.

The University of New Hampshire is a Land, Sea, and Space Grant research institution, providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. Student enrollment consists of 13,000 undergraduate and 2,400 graduate students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs.