Assistant Professor

Tallahassee, Florida, United States

Job description

Title: Assistant Professor
Position Number: 17729 (Faculty)
Location: Chemistry/CST
Deadline Date: 11/05/2017

Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Biochemistry is required, and post-doctoral experience is preferred. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to teach/mentor effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and establish an innovative, externally-funded research program.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the following:

  • Ability to engage undergraduate and graduate students courses in research;
  • Ability to secure external funding to establish and sustain research programs;
  • Ability to demonstrate competency in the infusion of modern technology into teaching;
  • Ability to show high level of scientific creativity;
  • Ability to teach collaboratively with faculty across disciplines; and
  • Ability to clearly communicate scientific information, both written and orally.

How to apply

Applicant should submit the following: (1) Cover letter that explains suitability for position; (2) University electronic employment application (go to; (3) Current curriculum vitae; (4) Names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three (3) professional references; and (5) Unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts.

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) is an 1890 land-grant institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge, resolution of complex issues and the empowerment of citizens and communities. The University provides a student-centered environment consistent with its core values.