Nazarbayev University is seeking highly qualified faculty at the Assistant Professor level to join its rapidly growing Department of Chemistry in the School of Sciences and Humanities(SSH) to begin in August 2023.
Areas of research interest and expertise may include but are not limited to : biochemistry, medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, food chemistry to complement existing research and teaching capacities.
Main duties :
Contracts are for a period of three years and are renewable upon positive review.
Successful applicants will have the following qualifications :
Nazarbayev University offers an attractive benefits package, including :
There are no start-up packages for this appointment but there are regular NU calls for applications for Social Development Fund (10,000 USD for 1 year), Faculty Competitive Research Development Grant (150,000 USD for 3 years), Collaborative Research Proposal grants (450,000 USD for 3 years) as well as regular grants calls from the Ministry of Education and Science of RK.
The university has got a state of the art laboratories supported by Core Facilities with a range of advanced research instruments available to all NU faculty.
Applicants should attach a detailed CV with the full list of publications, cover letter, contact
information of three professional referees, teaching and research statements. Only
applications at assistant professor level will be considered. A review of applications will begin immediately but full consideration will be given to applications submitted no later than the closing date of 9th January 2023.
For inquiries regarding the recruitment process and benefits package, please, contact our HR
team at hr.ssh nu.edu.kz. Please note that due to the large number of applications only
candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. If you are not contacted further than 30
days after the closing date, you can assume that you have not been shortlisted for an
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