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Eric JacobsenEric Jacobsen

Sheldon Emory Professor of Organic Chemistry

Chair, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Jacobsen Research Group

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Tenure-Track Assistant Professorship

Tenure-Track Assistant Professorship in Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Candidates are invited to apply for an open-field tenure-track assistant professorship in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard University. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2015. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. We are seeking candidates who have an outstanding research record and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. Doctorate required by expected start date. Candidates should arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent independently and provide a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, list of publications, and outline of their future research plans. All applications and supporting materials must be submitted via the ARIeS portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/5829) no later than December 15, 2014.

Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Upcoming Events

Dec 17

David Ginley

4:15pm to 5:15pm


Biolabs #1080, 16 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA

Dr. David Ginley, National Renewable Energy Lab.  TBA.  R.B. Woodward Lectures in the Chemical Sciences, Harvard-MIT Inorganic Chemistry Seminar.  Map for Biolabs.

Jan 26

Heather Maynard

4:15pm to 5:15pm


Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor Heather Maynard, University of California, Los Angeles.  TBA.  R.B. Woodward Lectures in the Chemical Sciences, Organic Chemistry Seminar.

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Farewell to Jerry Connors

Farewell to Jerry Connors

October 6, 2014

Associate Director of Laboratories Jerry Connors was feted at a retirement ceremony on September 12th, with three former CCB directors in attendance as well as current director Allen Aloise and colleagues from across the university. Jerry has been with CCB since 1966, when he came to work as a research assistant in the group of Frank Westheimer.

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