Sunday, August 25, 2013

Ivory Filter Flask: 8/20/13 edition

Between August 13 and August 19, there were 32 academic positions posted on the C&EN Jobs website. The numbers:

Postdocs: 1
Tenure-track: 31
Temporary faculty: 0
Lecturers: 0
Staff: 0
US/non-US: 30/2

Loretto, PA: Saint Francis University is looking for an assistant professor of analytical chemistry.

WHUT: The University of South Carolina's School of Medicine (Columbia, SC) is looking for tenure-track assistant professors. Desired: "...several tenure-track ASSISTANT PROFESSOR positions in Inflammation and Dietary Supplements. Outstanding applicants working in the area of inflammation and willing to incorporate dietary supplements research are encouraged to apply." Huh?

Worcester, MA: Worcester State University seeks an assistant professor in analytical chemistry; your on-site interview will include a teaching demonstration.

Cool: NASA-funded postdocs might be cool.

Norman, OK: The University of Oklahoma seeks an assistant professor for natural products drug R&D. (thanks, milkshake!)

Salt Lake City, UT: The University of Utah has 2 positions open for assistant (or other rank!) professors of physical chemistry.   


  1. a small error: the advert for a position at the Uni of Oklahoma seeks a tenure-track professor for natural product research and DEVELOPMENT, not drug delivery (a somewhat different field)

  2. >>Tenure-track: 31


    1. It's recruiting season for fall 2014.