The Department of Chemistry at the Faculty of Science, University of Basel invites
applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Physical Chemistry.
The new professor will be expected to lead an internationally visible research
program in experimental and/or theoretical/computational physical chemistry within
the Department of Chemistry and to contribute to teaching in physical and
general chemistry at all levels of the BSc and MSc programs.
We are looking for outstanding candidates with proven expertise in experimental
and/or theoretical/computational physical chemistry. The applicants must have a
PhD degree in chemistry or a related field, and an excellent track record of research
activities and publications. Complementarities between the candidate's
research plans and expertise and existing activities at the Department are desirable.
Possible research areas include, but are not limited to, experimental and
theoretical/computational exploration of (complex) molecular systems, spectroscopy
and chemical dynamics.
We offer you
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Basel provides excellent research
and teaching conditions in a stimulating and vibrant environment. It maintains
a wide range of collaborations with other departments of the University of
Basel, as well as the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. For further information
see: https://www.chemie.unibas.ch. The University of Basel is an equal
opportunity and family friendly employer committed to excellence through diversity.
We explicitly encourage female candidates to apply.
Application / Contact
Applications including a CV, a list of publications, a letter of motivation and a
statement of past, present and future research and teaching (max. 4 pages)
should be addressed to Prof. Dr. Marcel Mayor, Dean of the Faculty of Science
and submitted online as one single PDF via https://biped2.chemie.unibas.ch. In
addition, applicants are asked during online submission to provide names of at
least three referees to submit confidential letters of reference.
Requests for further information may be addressed to: Prof. Dr. Olivier Baudoin,
Head of the Department of Chemistry, University of Basel
(email@example.com). Questions concerning the online application process should be addressed
to the Office of the Dean (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The deadline for receipt of applications is November 15, 2021.