Opening for Posdoctoral Associate Teaching Scholar (Chemical Education Research), Department of Chemistry, Boston University

The Department of Chemistry at Boston University invites applications for a full-time teaching and research Postdoctoral Associate Teaching Scholar (PATS) opening starting as early as August 1, 2024 and no later than September 1, 2024. This innovative program, formerly the Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow (PFF) program, is designed for recent Ph.D. recipients planning to pursue teaching-focused academic careers. The duties of the appointment are divided roughly equally between teaching and research. The teaching component will involve guided experiences in teaching undergraduate courses with opportunities to develop new curricula and implement innovative teaching methodologies. Research is conducted in affiliation with a faculty research group. Candidates with research interests in Chemical Education are encouraged to apply. Additional information about the PATS program as well as descriptions of our academic programs and research interests of faculty may be found at

Applicants should submit a letter of interest that includes teaching and research objectives, research group preferences, and a current CV, and arrange to have three letters or recommendation. Review of completed applications will begin immediately. The applications portal will close on July 20, 2024. Apply through, job reference Please direct email queries to

The Department of Chemistry is unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment visa at this time. Boston University is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.