Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry

About the Department

Faculty Search in the Area of Synthetic Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the junior level in the area of synthetic chemistry. Special attention will be given to applicants with interests in soft materials related to energy, sustainability and catalysis. The successful applicant will benefit from Carnegie Mellon's highly collaborative environment spanning Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Engineering Departments. Candidates are expected to build a vigorous externally funded research program and exhibit a very strong commitment to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.


Applications should contain (1) a curriculum vitae, (2) a list of publications, (3) a description of research plans and (4) three letters of recommendation.

Send to:

Professor Tomasz Kowalewski, Department of Chemistry

Hard copies of this information can also be mailed to:
Synthetic Chemistry Search Committee
Department of Chemistry
Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Review of applications will begin on November 8, 2013. Information about the Chemistry Department is available on the web at

Carnegie Mellon University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to building a diverse faculty; women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.