The Department of Chemistry in the University of California, Riverside invites applications for the following two faculty positions in any sub-discipline of Chemistry: (1) a tenure-track Assistant Professor position and (2) a tenured Associate Professor position. All candidates must have a doctorate degree and will be expected to establish a nationally and internationally recognized research program. Preference will be given to applicants whose research interests complement those of existing faculty and strengthen campus strategic initiatives. Applicants should be strongly committed to both undergraduate and graduate teaching. Preference will also be given to applicants who have evidence of or strong potential for commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion for underrepresented students and groups, and can integrate those values with teaching, research, and service.
This search is part of the University of California Office of the President Advancing Faculty Diversity recruitment program. The Associate Professor appointment would be hired under the title "Provost's Professor for Advancing the Physical Sciences" and would have an anticipated start date of July 1, 2020. The Assistant Professor appointment will include an enrichment option to complete up to a year of postdoctoral training anywhere in the United States in 2020-2021. During the enrichment period, UCR will provide salary and benefits, support for professional travel, and funding for research expenses. The appointment to the rank of a tenure-track faculty member at UCR for the Assistant Professor position could have an anticipated start date of either July 1, 2020 or July 1, 2021.
Applications must include a full curriculum vitae, a description of proposed research, teaching philosophy, and a statement addressing potential contributions to academic diversity. Applicants for the Assistant Professor position should arrange for letters from three professional references to be submitted. Applicants for the Associate Professor position should provide names and contact information for at least three and up to five professional references. All application materials must be submitted electronically via the Internet through AP Recruit at: https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF01225 For additional information, please contact Professor Gregory Beran, Search Committee Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Riverside, California. 92521. E-mail contact: email@example.com . Review of applications will begin January 24, 2020, and will continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California occurs through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.
The University of California is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification. University of California family friendly practices and policies assist faculty in balancing the needs of work and family. The campus boasts a fully-accredited child care facility and kindergarten. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Internal Number: JPF01225
About University of California Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.