Assistant Professor - Chemistry

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Massachusetts

Date Posted August 19, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time



The Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Chemistry in Cambridge, MA invites applications for tenure-track positions at the assistant professor level beginning July 2015, but senior applicants may also be considered. Outstanding applicants with research interests in all areas of chemistry are encouraged to apply. MIT Chemistry has particular interest in appointments of faculty to teach in the areas of inorganic, organic or physical chemistry, broadly defined. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field by the start of employment and must demonstrate ability to excel in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels. A complete application must include a curriculum vitae, a one-page summary of research plans, two or more research proposals, a brief statement of teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation. 

Applications are being accepted at Academic Jobs Online. ( To receive full consideration, completed applications must be received by October 6, 2014. 

Search Contact: Ms. Michele Harris, Human Resources Coordinator, Department of Chemistry, Room 18-392, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307. (

MIT is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Applications from women, minorities, veterans, older workers, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.