University of California Los Angeles — Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculty Positions (Biochemistry Position)

Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculty Positions (Biochemistry Position)
University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: JPF06870

The UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry ( is seeking outstanding candidates for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions at the level of Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor. All candidates that fit the department's mission and working in any field of Biochemistry are encouraged to apply. The successful applicants will be expected to develop strong and creative research programs and to contribute to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Ph.D. is required.

All applications must be uploaded through UCLA Academic Recruit.

Candidates should provide a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a summary of research accomplishments (1-2 pages), and future research plans (3 pages max.), teaching statement, and statement of contribution to diversity. In addition, candidates for the Assistant Professor level position should arrange for at least 3 letters of reference to be uploaded to UCLA Academic Recruit.

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Search Committee will begin reviewing materials and applications on November 14, 2021. Final application submission deadline is November 30, 2021.

As a campus with a diverse student body, we encourage applications from diverse individuals, particularly those with a history of mentoring students from diverse backgrounds. The preferred candidate will also demonstrate a track record of and continued commitment to mentoring of students from underrepresented and historically marginalized communities in the sciences. The candidate may also demonstrate an active interest in campus-wide or departmental programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for a diverse student body. Statements addressing these topics should be included as part of the defined Contributions to Equity, Diversity and inclusion.

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 diversity, equity and inclusion.

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