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Now Hiring: Tenured Professor, Theoretical Chemistry

Now Hiring
Nov 13 2017

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Tenured Professor, Theoretical Chemistry

Department of Chemistry, Stanford University

The Department of Chemistry at Stanford University invites applications for a tenured faculty position in the area of theoretical chemistry. Stanford Chemistry faculty address the most important questions of the 21st century by leveraging cross-disciplinary synergies to revolutionize scientific knowledge, educate future leaders, and build a collaborative scholarly community that advances fundamental chemistry and helps us to solve our increasingly complex health, energy, materials, and environmental challenges.

Candidates from all areas of theoretical chemistry are encouraged to apply. We are especially interested in candidates whose areas of interest include statistical mechanics. Applicants will be expected to teach courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Applicants must post a cover letter, a curriculum vitae that includes a list of publications, a teaching statement and a statement of current and future research interests.  All materials must be submitted electronically to Academic Jobs Online.  Completed applications will be reviewed beginning December 22, 2017.

Please submit to:

The appointment will begin on or after September 1, 2018.  Email inquiries and questions may be directed to Amy Rutherford ( or by mail to Faculty Search, Chemistry Department, 333 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305-5080.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.