Opportunities & Experience

The Department of Chemistry has built a strong network to support our students’ career development by establishing relationships with potential employers and offering career counseling through faculty mentoring. The department has a very active undergraduate research program, teaches courses for chemistry career planning and service outreach, and also offers the opportunity for undergraduates to teach. Students are also encouraged to explore careers by volunteering, joining professional organizations, and studying abroad.

The Department of Chemistry also offers a variety of employment opportunities such as academics, scientist positions, laboratory technicians, administrative and information technology support, purchasing, technical services (machinists, electronics, glass blowers), student and teaching services, and much more.


Indiana University, Bloomington
Department of Chemistry
Assistant/Associate Professor, Chemistry (Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry; Metabolomics)

The Department of Chemistry at Indiana University invites applications for a position in our chemical biology and analytical areas beginning August 2017 at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

The search is open to candidates with expertise in bioanalytical mass spectrometry with a strong biological problem orientation in cancer biology, neurodegenerative disease, or childhood disease. The successful candidate will affiliate with Indiana University’s emerging Center for Chemical Biology and Biotherapeutics (C2B2) organized under the Precision Health Initiative (PHI) in collaboration with the Indiana University School of Medicine and will be named a trainer in our Chemistry-Biology Interface (CBI) graduate training program in Quantitative and Chemical Biology (http://www.chem.indiana.edu/qcb/). A Ph.D. in chemistry, biochemistry or a related field and postdoctoral experience are required.

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