Ohio State University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

173 15710
Position ID:OSU-Chem-Biochem-CHM_ASST_PROF [#15710]
Position Title: Biochemistry Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Columbus, Ohio 43210, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Biochemistry / Biochemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2019/12/11)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

Department:   Chemistry and Biochemistry
Position:  Biochemistry
Rank:  Assistant Professor               

Description:  The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry in the College of Arts and Sciences at The Ohio State University seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level in the general area of biochemistry, broadly defined.  The new faculty member will join an interdisciplinary community on the main campus in Columbus, Ohio. Our partners and outstanding facilities, including state-of-the-art cryo-electron microscopy, NMR spectroscopy, mass spectrometry and systems biology, offer numerous opportunities for collaboration and advancement of research programs.

Qualifications:  A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related field is required at the time of appointment. The position will begin in Autumn 2020. Demonstrated potential excellence in innovative research addressing fundamental questions of biological/biomedical significance and a strong commitment to teaching are essential. Outstanding applicants in all areas of molecular biochemistry and biophysics will be considered but priority will be given to those candidates whose research interests complement those of existing faculty. As a campus with a continuously growing diverse student body, we encourage applications from women and other underrepresented minority groups. Appointment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies, including but not limited to a criminal background check.

About Columbus:  The Ohio State University campus is located in Columbus, the capital city of Ohio. Columbus is the Midwest’s fastest-growing city and the nation’s 14th largest city. Columbus offers a diverse array of welcoming neighborhoods and a vibrant arts and culture scene. Additional information about all that the Columbus area has to offer is available at https://visit.osu.edu/experience.

Application Instructions:  Apply to Academic Jobs Online. A complete application consists of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research, teaching, and diversity statements.  The diversity statement should articulate your demonstrated commitments and capacities to contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, mentoring, and/or outreach and engagement. Three letters of reference will be required. Review of applications will begin on December 20, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries may be directed to Prof. Mark Foster, Search Committee Chair at foster.281@osu.edu.

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. The university is an ADVANCE Institution and member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
1118 Newman & Wolfrom Laboratory
100 W. 18th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

© 2020 AcademicJobsOnline.Org. All Rights Reserved.