Faculty & Academic Jobs

Assistant Professor


The Department of Chemistry at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in all areas of chemistry. We seek a faculty member who will create a climate that embraces excellence and diversity with a strong commitment to research and teaching that will enhance the work of the department and attract and retain a diverse student body. We strongly encourage applications from members of all underrepresented groups. Candidates are expected to have completed the Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field at the time of appointment.  Applicants should submit a description of research interests, curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and contact information for three referees who will be contacted for confidential letters of recommendation.

Apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/2861. For fullest consideration, candidates are encouraged to submit completed applications by October 15, 2017. Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is subject to the University’s background check policy.





Biophysics Facility Manager/Associate Professional Specialist


The Departments of Chemistry and Molecular Biology at Princeton University seek an Associate or more senior Professional Specialist to manage a new state-of-the-art Biophysics Core Facility. The successful candidate will play a leading role in equipping the Facility with the latest instrumentation and in interfacing with a vibrant community of faculty and research scientists. This individual will also serve as Analytical Spectroscopist for the Spectrometry and Small Instruments Core Facilities. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and demonstrated proficiency working with macromolecules using technologies such as analytical ultracentrifugation, surface plasmon resonance (SPR), microscale thermophoresis, and/or isothermal titration calorimetry (ITC).  
Applicants must apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/3421 and submit a cover letter, CV, and the names and email addresses of 3 references.  This position is subject to the University's background check policy.  Appointment is for one year with renewal contingent on satisfactory performance.




Postdoctoral Research Associate

Postdoctoral and more senior research positions are available in biological, inorganic, materials, organic, physical, theoretical and computational chemistry. Positions are for one year with possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and continued funding. These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.
Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Applicants must apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/921