Saint Louis University, a Catholic Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, seeks applicants for Department Chair, at the rank of Full Professor, with a start date as early as Fall 2021. Candidates are expected to hold the rank of Full Professor with tenure, have an internationally acclaimed research record (with a strong history of external funding), and possess leadership experience.Â Applicants at the Associate Professor level who also possess these qualities will be considered.
About the Department:Â The Department of Chemistry has 25 full time faculty (15 tenured or tenure track) and 8 staff, all of whom are committed to providing a transformative learning experience for undergraduate and graduate students (
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.