Lecturer in Computational Chemistry
University College London
United Kingdom

UCL Department / Division
Location of position
Full Time
Salary (inclusive of London allowance)
£44,674 - £52,701 per annum
Duties and Responsibilities

The Department of Chemistry is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Computational Chemistry to teach, at both undergraduate and graduate level, in Physical and Theoretical Chemistry and to undertake and publish world-class research to complement and expand the existing activities of the department.

The candidate will be expected to attract research funding to support their own research programme, contribute to teaching and undertake the administrative duties expected of a member of academic staff. They will also be expected to raise funds in order to support their research programme, postdoctoral research staff and PhD students.


Key Requirements
The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Chemistry or equivalent in a relevant area. They will have an appropriate background to make significant contributions at the forefront of international research in computational or theoretical chemistry, a strong track record of publications in high impact journals, good interpersonal skills and the ability to time manage different roles. The successful candidate is expected to have knowledge of the fundamental principles of chemistry and the ability to teach physical and theoretical chemistry at an undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Further Details

A Job Description and Person Specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

For further details on the Chemistry Department please see our website http://www.ucl.ac.uk/chemistry

To apply for the vacancy please click on the 'Apply Now' button below.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Professor Claire Carmalt (Head of Department), c.j.carmalt@ucl.ac.uk, Professor Steve Price (Deputy Head of Department) s.d.price@ucl.ac.uk, or Professor Graham Worth (Head of Physical Chemistry) g.a.worth@ucl.ac.uk.

Any queries on the application process can be directed to Judith James, j.k.james@ucl.ac.uk, as we wish to encourage online applications.

We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
Closing Date
16 Feb 2020
Latest time for the submission of applications
Interview date
Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.
This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Academic Staff.

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