POSTING DATE: 08/01/2017

Chemistry Assistant Professor in Theoretical or Computational Chemistry
Department: Chemistry
Academic Category&Field of Expertise: Chemistry: None
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Position Description - The Department of Chemistry invites applications for an Assistant Professor in theoretical or computational chemistry. The specific area of research is open, and there are opportunities to develop collaborations within the department and across the university related to materials, biological, and molecular systems. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in chemistry or closely related field with demonstrated scholarship and research achievements; postdoctoral experience is preferred. A strong commitment to teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels is a requirement.

The College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute--through their research, teaching, and/or service--to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lehigh University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer seeking a diverse faculty; women and minorities are highly encouraged to apply. Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic-partner benefits. Additional information is available on the Lehigh Work/Life Balance for Faculty website:

Review of Applications - Review of applications will begin as they are received and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of proposed research and teaching interests, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent. All materials must be submitted electronically to: Inquiries about this position should be directed to Professor Greg Ferguson (

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Lehigh University is a 2010 recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant.

Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic partner benefits.
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Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Lehigh University provides comprehensive benefits including partner benefits.

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