Up to 10 Lecturer posts in Chemistry

Imperial College London - Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Natural Sciences

South Kensington and White City Campuses

The Department of Chemistry at Imperial College London is at an exciting time in its history. Already a world-leading Department, from mid-2018 we will occupy state-of-the art new research facilities at Imperial’s new White City Campus. The new building will allow significant expansion of our research activities, bringing together work in Molecular Sciences across the College, and with external partners, to tackle global grand challenges.

As part of this expansion, applications are invited for up to 10 Lecturer posts in Chemistry, commencing on 1 September 2018. Applications are welcomed from outstanding individuals in any area of Chemistry.

Essential requirements include:

  • A good undergraduate degree and a PhD (or equivalent) in Chemistry or a closely related discipline, together with an excellent record of research achievement.
  • An excellent record of research achievement, evidenced by a portfolio of research publications commensurate with career stage.
  • Evidence of being able to establish an innovative and coherent research programme.
  • Evidence of the potential to plan, lead and direct research activity of outstanding quality.
  • Experience of teaching chemistry at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Further information about the Department can be found at the website http://www.imperial.ac.uk/chemistry

Our preferred method of application is online via our website. Please go to http://www.imperial.ac.uk/jobs and search using the vacancy reference NAT00013.

Guidance on completing the on-line academic application, including mandatory areas that should be included in the application, is available here

In addition to completing the online application, candidates should attach a full CV, with contact details for three referees. 

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Professor Alan Armstrong, Head of the Department of Chemistry a.armstrong@imperial.ac.uk

Should you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact: Stase Gailiunaite, Senior HR Administrator, Faculty of Natural Sciences on tel: 020 7594 5870 or e-mail: s.gailiunaite@imperial.ac.uk

The Department of Chemistry proudly holds an Athena SWAN Gold Award and strives to provide a working environment where all our staff feel fully supported to flourish and excel. The Department of Chemistry is committed to promoting the wide range of Family Friendly policies and associated initiatives offered by the College. 

Imperial Expectations guide the behaviour of all our staff.

Committed to equality and valuing diversity. Imperial College is also an Athena SWAN Silver Award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Two Ticks Employer and is working in partnership with GIRES to promote respect for trans people.

The College is a proud signatory to the San-Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), which means that in hiring and promotion decisions, we evaluate applicants on the quality of their work, not the journal impact factor where it is published. For more information, see https://www.imperial.ac.uk/research-and-innovation/about-imperial-research/research-evaluation/

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