Sunday, September 27, 2009

Chemjobber C&EN Index: 9/21/09

Industrial positions (non-academic, non-governmental):
Total number of ads: 0
- Postdocs: 0
- Permanent positions: 0

- Ratio of US/non-US: 0/0
Area: 0
Week to week trend: Flat.

Governmental positions (US, international):
Total number of ads: 1
- Postdocs: 0
- Permanent positions: 1

- Ratio of US/non-US: 1/0
Area: 67
Week to week trend: Stable. 

Academic positions:
Total number of ads: 29
- Postdocs: 2
- Tenure-track faculty: 35++

- Temporary faculty: 0
- Lecturer positions: 0
- Staff positions: 0
- Ratio of US/non-US positions: 33+/4+

- Area (square cm): 1777
Week to week trend: Down, but strong 

Dude, where's my no-jobs senryu?: 

Unemployment stinks
Post-docs are not much better
Who will hire chemists?

Tenure-track, however...: Again, lots of new tenure-track positions. Good luck out there. 

Small college of the week: Dickinson College (Carlisle, Pennsylvania, student population: 2,300 - SA-LUTE!) is looking for a professor of biochemistry. Among the famous alumni, the fifteenth president, James Buchanan. Wonder what he'd think of biochemistry? (He wouldn't -- he's dead. -ed.)

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