Organic Chemistry at UCLA

Donald J. Cram Chair in Organic Chemistry

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the University of California, Los Angeles, is seeking to fill several organic chemistry positions at UCLA, intended to expand the expertise of the department in synthetic organic chemistry and in materials organic chemistry, in conjunction with the California NanoSystems Institute. The DONALD J. CRAM CHAIR in organic chemistry is to be filled by a very distinguished organic chemist; a search committee has been appointed to recommend the most outstanding candidate.    The occupant of this chair will hold a state-funded regular faculty position; the income from the endowment is available to the holder as an unrestricted fund for purposes of research and teaching.  Positions related to the mission of the California NanoSystems Institute will be considered for joint appointments as Members of the CNSI. Candidates are sought who give evidence of unusual distinction in scholarship and teaching.  A CV, three letters of recommendation, and brief summaries of research interests should be submitted by October 31, 2007, and directed to:



Cram Chair Search Committee

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

University of California, Los Angeles

P.O. Box 951569

Los Angeles, CA  90095-1569

FAX:  310-206-1843


UCLA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.