University of Cambridge

Professorship of Physical Chemistry

University of Cambridge

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Job title: Professorship of Physical Chemistry

Department/Location: Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry

Reference: MA30706

Closing date: 30 May 2022

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The Board of Electors to the Professorship of Physical Chemistry invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within the field of physical chemistry, broadly defined, to take up appointment on 1 October 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature in physical chemistry and the vision, leadership, experience and enthusiasm to build on current strengths in maintaining and developing a leading research presence. They will hold a PhD or equivalent postgraduate qualification.

Standard professorial duties include teaching and research, examining, supervision and administration. The Professor will be based in Cambridge. A competitive salary will be offered.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit :

Further information is available at: or contact the Human Resources, University Offices, The Old Schools, Cambridge, CB2 1TT, (email:

Applications, consisting of a letter of application, a statement of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae and a publications list, along with details of three referees should be made online no later than 30 May 2022.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr James Keeler, (Convenor of Board of Electors).

Please quote reference MA30706 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy. The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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