Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Ivory Filter Flask: 7/10/12 edition

Good morning! Between July 3 and July 9, there have been 10 academic positions posted to the ACS Careers website. The numbers:

Total number of ads: 10
- Postdocs: 1
- Tenure-track faculty:  4
- Temporary faculty: 4
- Lecturer positions:  0
- Staff positions:  1
- Ratio of US/non-US positions: 7 / 3

Lynchburg, VA: Lynchburg College is looking for a one-year visiting professor of organic chemistry; M.S./Ph.D. desired.

Staten Island, New York: Wagner College desires an assistant adjunct professor of biochemistry; M.S./Ph.D. desired.

Xi'an, Shaanxi, China: Xian Jiaotong University wishes to hire professors in a variety of advanced material science applications.

University Park, PA: A little closer to home, Penn State would also like to hire some postdocs in advanced materials fields, specifically battery/energy storage and CO2 utilization.

Johannesburg, SA: The University of the Witwatersrand has a headship of the School of Chemistry available. I think that's like a chair.


  1. What a shame, the Wikipedia photos for Lynchburg College & its home city are quite charming. If only it weren't for the ominous-sounding name...yeah, I know that the comes from the city's founder.

    1. Didn't even notice it. I was more put off by the ominous sounding "one-year visiting professor of organic chemistry" bit.


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