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Employment Opportunities

Three Tenure-track Positions in (1) Physical-Organic Chemistry (2) Chemistry Education (3) Theoretical/Computational Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at Queen’s University invites applications for three tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Physical-Organic Chemistry, in Chemistry Education, and in Theoretical/Computational Chemistry, with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2019.

The deadline for applications is October 12, 2018. Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed only if the position remains unfilled.

Details on the positions are found here.

Translational Surgical Pathology/Chemistry Scientist

Translational Surgical Pathology/Chemistry Scientist

The Departments of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Surgery, and Chemistry at Queen’s University invite applications from internationally recognized scientists whose research is congruent with the objective of building an outstanding program in innovative translational research linking analytical chemistry, diagnostic pathology and advanced surgical practice.  The successful applicant will have a tenured appointment at the rank of full Professor and is expected to participate in undergraduate education and supervise both graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. 

Closing date: July 8, 2018

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Post-Doctoral Fellow Employment

The Oleschuk laboratory (O-Lab) has a post-doctoral fellow position in mass spectrometry and materials science. The position is available November 1st and will remain open until filled.

Analytical and Materials Chemistry Post Doctoral Fellow Position (PDF, 126 KB)

Staff Employment

No opportunities.

Adjunct Teaching Employment

No opportunities.

TA Employment

 The Department of Chemistry has the following TA positions available for Winter 2019:

CHEM112 Lab

CHEM112 Tutorial

CHEM397/399 Lab

Please note that although all students are encouraged to apply, students in preference group A (years 1 and 2 of an MSc, years 1 to 4 of a PhD) will have first priority. Students should discuss the application with their research supervisor to verify the number of TA positions for which they should apply in order to meet their support package.

Please submit your completed form to Meredith Richards in Chernoff Hall, room 200 or by email .  Students must submit an application to be considered for TA positions.

The application deadline is Monday, November 12, 2018.

Undergraduate Summer Research Employment

View summer research opportunities here