Boston University, BU Chemistry

Position ID:BU-CH-PDOCASC [#24979]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Chemistry / Organic, Analytical, Physical
Appl Deadline:2023/09/01 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2023/06/09, finished 2024/03/02, listed until 2023/10/17)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Chemistry at Boston University invites applications for full-time teaching and research Postdoctoral Associate openings starting January 1, 2024. This innovative program, formerly the Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow (PFF) program, is designed for recent Ph.D. recipients planning to pursue teaching-focused academic careers. Of particular interest are candidates capable of supporting the teaching of Organic Chemistry or Analytical and Physical 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. Candidates with research interests in all areas of chemistry are encouraged to apply. Additional information about the 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 that includes teaching and research objectives, research group preferences, and a current CV, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation. Review of completed applications will begin immediately. The applications portal will close on September 1, 2023. Apply through 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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590 Commonwealth Ave, Room 299
Boston, MA 02215