$80K — $100K *
The Department of Chemistry & Environmental Science at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) seeks to hire a tenure-track faculty member at the level of Assistant Professor in the area of environmental and/or forensic science. Particular areas of interest include environmental chemistry, environmental toxicology, forensic toxicology, and environmental forensics. Related research interests include, but are not limited to trace measurements, chemical fingerprinting, environmental pollution, environmental regulatory compliance, hazardous waste treatment, and environmental toxicology. Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, teaching philosophy, research program agenda, and the names of at least three references. The successful candidate can expect competitive salary, start-up funds, and renovated research space.
The incumbent is expected to (1) establish an active, externally funded research program; (2) demonstrate a commitment to innovation in undergraduate and graduate education, with a particular focus on coursework in environmental and/or forensic science; and (3) to have a synergistic impact on existing research programs within the University. Furthermore, the incumbent is expected contribute significantly to the Department’s (1) baccalaureate programs in environmental science and forensic science; (2) doctoral programs in chemistry and environmental science; and (3) efforts to develop a graduate (M.S.) program in forensic science.
Must abide by the university's core values, which include excellence, integrity, civility, social responsibility, diversity and communication.
Minimum prerequisite qualifications include (1) a doctorate (Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree) in chemistry, biochemistry, forensic science, or a closely related field from an accredited institution; and (2) a postdoctoral research appointment in a relevant or related area.
Valid through: 4/23/2021