Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry


Carl Moore Endowed Chair in Chemistry and Biochemistry, Loyola University Chicago

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applications for the Carl Moore Endowed Chair beginning fall 2015.   Preference is for an appointment at the rank of Professor, although advanced Associate Professors will also be considered for the position. Applicants from all research areas of chemistry or biochemistry will be considered but analytical biochemistry is of particular interest for this position. A Ph.D. degree in chemistry, biochemistry, or in a closely related field is required.  At the time of application, the successful candidate will be expected to have a tenured appointment and an externally funded research program as well as a notable number of highly-cited publications. The incumbent will be expected to maintain an internationally recognized and a competitive externally funded research program, leading to continued publications and funding opportunities. 

This appointment will be accompanied by a reduced teaching load.  The Department offers PhD, MS, and ACS approved BS degrees.  For more details about the department, visit http://www.luc.edu/chemistry.  

Candidates should complete an online application at www.careers.luc.edu, with a cover letter, a Curriculum Vitae, and a description of research and teaching interests.  Applicants should provide the names and email addresses of three individuals prepared to speak to their professional qualifications for this position.  Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2014 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Underrepresented minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply. 

Loyola University Chicago is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.