Tenure Track Faculty Position – Toxicological Chemist

THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, BALTIMORE COUNTY (UMBC) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level.  Applicants are expected to establish a vigorous and externally funded research program in any sub-discipline of toxicological chemistry (e.g., cancer toxicology, forensic toxicology, pharmacology, metabolite identification and degradation toxicologically-relevant organic synthesis/mechanisms, etc.). Candidates must have an outstanding record of scientific achievement, demonstrated by publications in peer-reviewed journals. Applicants should have a PhD and postdoctoral experience in any of the sub-disciplines in or related to toxicological chemistry. The selected candidate will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate (PhD and MS) levels with particular interests in toxicological chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, nursing chemistry and/or analytical chemistry. Importantly, the applicant should demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence in both teaching and research programs.

Candidates should submit their applications electronically to  http://apply.interfolio.com/91773 Application materials include: curriculum vitae, a description of research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement describing their commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence in higher education and the discipline.  Candidates should also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted to  http://apply.interfolio.com/91773.   For inquiries only, please email chemsearch@umbc.edu   Review of applications will begin October 18, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. The appointment will commence in August 2022.

UMBC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and other traditionally under-represented groups in the sciences are especially encouraged. As an institution that receives federal financial assistance, UMBC adheres to Title IX and does not discriminate on the basis of sex. Information about Title IX and contact information for the Title IX Coordinator is available at: https://oei.umbc.edu/

posted Oct 16 2021