Assistant, Associate Or Full Professor ChemistryThe Chemistry Department and the National Center for Forensic Science at the University of Central Florida anticipate hiring a 9-month, tenure-track assistant, associate or full professor in forensic science beginning August 2014. Candidates hired at the assistant professor level are expected to develop externally funded, nationally competitive research programs. State-of-the-art laboratory space and a competitive startup package can be expected. Successful candidates at all levels will contribute to teaching in both the undergraduate and graduate programs. The Chemistry Department at UCF offers B.S. Chemistry, B.S. Forensic Science, M.S. Chemistry, M.S. Forensic Science, and Ph.D. Chemistry degrees.
The National Center for Forensic Science at UCF is an internationally recognized leader in forensic science research. The University of Central Florida, located in Orlando, FL, is the nation’s second largest university with nearly 60,000 students and is continuing to build internationally recognized research programs.
QualificationsMinimum qualifications at the assistant professor level are a Ph.D. in chemistry or appropriately related field from an accredited institution, at least one year of postdoctoral research, and a demonstrated track record of research productivity in forensic science. Candidates for appointment as associate or full professor will exhibit a track record of competitive funding for forensic science research.
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Applicants must apply online at http://www.jobswithucf.com and submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, description of research plans, teaching philosophy and interests, and the names and contact information of at least three professional references. Please arrange to have three letters of reference sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate in the subject line “Forensic Toxicology." Review of applications will begin December 1, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.
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