Boston University, BU Chemistry

Position ID:BU-CH-PAL1 [#22403]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate Lecturer
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Chemistry / General Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry
Appl Deadline:2022/09/19 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/08/19, finished 2023/03/25, listed until 2023/02/19)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Chemistry at Boston University invites applications for a full-time teaching and research Postdoctoral Associate Lecturer (PAL) opening starting January 1, 2023. This innovative program, formerly the Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow (PFF) program, is designed for recent Ph.D. recipients planning to pursue teaching-focused academic careers. Candidates must be capable of supporting the teaching of first-year undergraduate General Chemistry and Inorganic Chemistry. Initial appointments are full-time for one year and are renewable based on satisfactory performance. The duties of the appointment are divided roughly equally between teaching and research. The teaching component will involve guided experiences in teaching undergraduate courses with opportunities to develop new curricula and implement innovative teaching methodologies. Research is conducted in affiliation with a faculty research group. Additional information about the PAL program as well as descriptions of our academic programs and research interests of faculty may be found at

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, teaching and research objectives, research group preferences, and a current CV, and arrange to have three letters of reference submitted by October 15, 2022. Please submit materials via Interviews of applicants will begin on November 1, 2022. Please direct email queries to

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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Further Info:
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590 Commonwealth Ave, Room 299
Boston, MA 02215