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Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry

Position: Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry
Reports to: Dean of Faculty and Academic Affairs
Contract Type: Contractual, Full-Time
Location: Chittagong (BD)


Asian University for Women (AUW) located in Chittagong, Bangladesh, is the first of its kind: an independent international institution dedicated to excellence, women’s education and leadership development–rooted in the contexts and aspirations of the people of Asia, but global in outlook.


  • Ph.D. degree in a relevant discipline
  • Evidence of teaching excellence and high-quality research
  • Ability and willingness to teach students whose native language is not English
  • Capacity to advise students and take on administrative responsibilities
  • Commitment to liberal arts education


  • Teach required courses in the major degree program
  • Plan, develop and teach elective courses in the candidate’s area of expertise
  • Serve as academic advisor and mentor to students
  • Supervise students in developing and implementing senior thesis projects, including guiding them in data analysis, thesis writing, and presentation
  • Attract funding and engage in research
  • Provide leadership and serve on academic committees

Desired qualifications:

  • Experience or interest in working in Asia
  • Experience or interest in working at a women’s university

Salary: Attractive.

Compensation & other benefits: According to AUW policy.

To Apply:

Interested applicants should send their resume along with a cover letter.Attach copy of educational certificates and name of at least 3 references along with following documents- sample publications and course syllabus, a statement of teaching and research, and three letters of recommendation to be forwarded separately. As the university has multiple faculty searches underway, please specify “Chemistry” in the subject of your email.

Applicant must enclose his/her Photograph with CV. (Name & Contact Information) addressing to mention the position applied on the subject line. The review of applications will begin immediately. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.