Endowed Chair in Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery
University of California Los Angeles Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
United States

Michael and Alice Jung Endowed Chair in Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery

Job #JPF06891

Position overview

Position title:Associate and Full Professors

Application Window

Open date: October 7th, 2021

Next review date: Monday, Nov 8, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry (www.chemistry.ucla.edu) is seeking outstanding candidates for the Michael and Alice Jung Endowed Chair in Medicinal Chemistry and tenured faculty appointment. The successful applicant for this endowment and tenured faculty appointment will maintain a vibrant and creative research program and contribute to innovative teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

All applications must be uploaded through UCLA academic Recruit. Please note all applicants are required to have a PhD.

Candidates should provide a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a summary of major accomplishments (1-2 pages) and future research vision (3 pages max.), a teaching statement, and a description of contributions to diversity.

The Jung Chair Search Committee will begin reviewing applications on November 8, 2021.

The University of California Los Angeles and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports diversity, equity and inclusion.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

PhD required.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements


Apply link: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF06891

Help contact: rayos@seas.ucla.edu

Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA

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