Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Welcome

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at California State University, San Bernardino. Here you will find information about the department, faculty, staff, equipment and facilities, degree programs and course requirements  for current and prospective students, and more.

We are located in the Chemical Science Building, Room 204.  The department office telephone number is (909) 537-5318.

 


Tenure track faculty positions:

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at California State University, San Bernardino invites applications from a diverse group of qualified applicants for two tenure track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2020.  One position is in Biochemistry and the other in Materials Science/Chemistry. Complete job descriptions, materials to submit, and directions for applying are below. 

2020 – AP266 - Chemistry/Materials Science - Assistant Professor Tenure Track -https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/csusb/jobs/2531136
 
2020 – AP267 - Biochemistry - Assistant Professor Tenure Track  -https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/csusb/jobs/2531153

For the Biochemistry position, candidates are expected to provide stimulating, innovative, and equity-based teaching focused on student success in general and introductory chemistry in addition to the lower and upper division courses in biochemistry, and to develop and sustain an externally funded, independent research agenda.  Research in all areas of biochemistry is appropriate; expertise in bioinformatics, chemical biology, and biomolecular modeling would complement existing research capabilities, and could lead to research collaboration and/or course development.  Application review begins Nov 1, 2019.

For the Materials Science/Chemistry position, candidates are expected to provide stimulating, innovative, and equity-based teaching focused on student success in lower and upper division undergraduate courses in chemistry, and to help develop a new interdisciplinary MS program in Materials Science.  In addition, the successful candidate will establish and sustain an externally funded, independent research agenda in materials chemistry; opportunities exist for collaboration with existing faculty in the Departments of Chemistry and Physics through the Center for Advanced Functional Materials; the Center has recently been awarded 5 million from NSF-CREST (Feb 2020-Jan 2025). Application review begins October 14, 2019.