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Research Assistant Professor

THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH is currently recruiting for a full-time Research Assistant Professor, pending budgetary approval. This position will be outside the tenure stream. The successful candidate will design and implement cutting-edge research in synthetic method development, catalyst design, and the synthesis of biologically relevant compounds, assist in the daily operation, training, and administration of the Brummond laboratory, conduct research, and participate in collaborative proposal and manuscript preparation. The applicant must have a PhD in organic chemistry and a minimum of three years of work or postdoctoral experience, and excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. Experience in day-to-day operation of a research group is desired. In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by October 15, 2017; the search will continue until an appointment is made. The start date for the position is negotiable. Please send letter describing research interests, strengths, and goals, curriculum vitae, and three references to Professor Kay M. Brummond, kbrummon@pitt.edu. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled