Organic Chemistry Faculty Position

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)


As part of a hiring campaign to make multiple tenure-track faculty appointments in core and interdisciplinary areas of Chemistry, the Organic Division at UCLA invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in all areas of organic chemistry, including but not limited to, organic materials, organic synthesis, physical organic chemistry, and chemical biology.  Applicants are expected to have earned a Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry, and to be strongly committed to both teaching and research.  Successful applicants will show evidence of exceptional originality and promise, and aspire to establish a world-class research program in a stimulating environment that fosters collaboration and values diversity.  Applicants should mail a curriculum vitae (including research accomplishments, teaching experience, and publications), a detailed research and teaching plan, and supporting letters from at least three references. Completed applications should be received by October 31, 2007, and directed to:


Chair of the Organic Search Committee

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

University of California, Los Angeles

P.O. Box 951569

Los Angeles, CA   90095-1569


The University of California, Los Angeles and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.