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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Inorganic Chemistry

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA


Applications are invited for a tenure track position at the assistant professor level in Inorganic chemistry.  Applicants with research in the areas of bioinorganic, energy, catalysis, materials, synthesis or surface chemistry are particularly encouraged to apply. We are seeking candidates with outstanding research credentials who will complement existing research strengths and demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence.  Competitive startup funds will be provided. Applicants must submit a cover letter summarizing their background, a curriculum vita with a list of publications, and a summary of their research plans (five pages maximum).  Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference submitted from persons who know them well. In order to ensure full consideration, all application materials should be submitted via by November 1, 2019. Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged. Inquiries relating to the position should be directed to Prof. Jim Donahue, Chair of Search Committee, (; 504-862-3562).

Tulane is a private university with approximately 7000 undergraduate and an equal number of graduate and professional students. The university has 11 schools including Science and Engineering, Medicine, Public Health, Law and Business. The Chemistry Department is a part of the School of Science and Engineering and has strong research ties within the school and with the School of Medicine.

Tulane University is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. All eligible candidates are invited to apply for position vacancies as appropriate.