Two Tenure-Track Assistant Prof. in Biochemistry Positions Open

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Denver seeks applicants for up to two tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning September 1, 2024, with research interests in the broad area of biochemistry, biophysical chemistry, bioanalytical chemistry, chemical biology, and related fields. The successful candidate will have a PhD and post-doctoral experience in a relevant field and demonstrated potential for leadership in their field including a record of high-impact research accomplishments. We are especially interested in applicants who have a demonstrated commitment to or experience incorporating inclusive teaching methods and/or pedagogies to effectively engage broadly diverse student populations.

The candidate is expected to establish an extramurally-funded research program that augments the research directions of the department. Expectations include the teaching of undergraduate and graduate courses in chemistry and biochemistry. Departmental information is at Depending on research interests, the successful applicant may be eligible to participate in the interdepartmental Molecular and Cellular Biophysics PhD program. Best consideration date is October 22nd.


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Scott Horowitz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Knoebel Institute for Healthy Aging

University of Denver


ECS Building

2155 E. Wesley Ave

Denver, CO 80208

Office: Room 561   Lab: Room 505

Phone: 303-871-4326

Fax: 303-871-7915


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