Boston University POSTDOCTORAL FACULTY FELLOW, College of Arts & Sciences, Chemistry in Boston, Massachusetts

Tracking Code 9774/D1317 Job Description

The Department of Chemistry at Boston University invites applications from outstanding candidates for Teaching and Research Postdoctoral Faculty Fellowship (PFF) appointments starting as early as August 1, 2017. This innovative program is designed for recent Ph.D. recipients planning to pursue academic careers of teaching and research at four-year institutions. Of particular interest are candidates capable of supporting freshman General Chemistry, as well as Biological, and Physical/Analytical Chemistry. Initial appointments are full-time and for two years, with duties divided between teaching and research. The instructional component will involve guided experiences in teaching undergraduate courses and contributing to implementing innovative teaching methodologies. Research will be conducted in affiliation with a faculty research group. Additional information about the PFF program as well as descriptions of our academic programs and research interests of faculty may be found at:

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Applicants should apply by submitting a letter of interest, including teaching and research objectives with a research group of interest identified, and current CV, and arrange to have three letters of reference sent by June 2, through, job reference #9085. 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, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular