Assistant Professor or Associate Professor Experimental Physical Chemistry

Chemistry, University of Toronto in Canada

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted July 31, 2015
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto, invites applications for a tenure stream position at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the area of Experimental Physical Chemistry, including fundamental studies of materials and/or biophysical chemistry.  The position start date is July 1, 2016.

 Applicants must have earned a PhD by date of the appointment or soon thereafter in the broadly defined area of Physical Chemistry, a strong academic background, an excellent research record and demonstrated excellence in teaching. Successful candidates will be expected to conduct innovative research at the highest international level and to establish an outstanding, externally funded research program. Evidence of excellence in teaching will be demonstrated through teaching accomplishments, letters of reference and the teaching dossier submitted as part of the application. Candidates also must have a record of excellence in research as demonstrated by publications in top ranked and field relevant academic journals, presentations at significant conferences, and strong endorsements by referees. 

 Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

 All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking on the link below.  Applications should include curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and interests, and an outline of proposed research. If you have questions about this position, please contact  All application materials should be submitted online. 

 Please combine attachments into one or two clearly labeled files in PDF format.  Submission guidelines can be found at

 Applicants should also arrange to have three confidential letters of recommendation sent on their behalf to To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by October 1, 2015. This search will remain open until filled.

 For more information about the Department of Chemistry, please visit our website,

 The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. 

 All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.