The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is seeking exceptional candidates for a full-time faculty position in the broad areas of computation, systems, materials, transport, energy, sustainability, or biotechnology. Applications for a tenure-track/tenured faculty position at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level are welcome. Faculty members in the department teach undergraduate and graduate level courses and are expected to initiate and sustain a vigorous research program. An earned Ph.D. in chemical engineering, materials science, chemistry, mechanical engineering, bioengineering, biomedical engineering, applied math, biotechnology, chemical technology, or related field with a distinguished academic record is required. Candidates for associate or full professor rank should have demonstrated evidence of leadership in the field at the national and international level, respectively.
The target starting date is August 16, 2018, but is flexible based on candidate’s needs. For full consideration, applications must be received by November 22, 2017. Early applicants may be interviewed before the closing date. However, every application submitted prior to the closing date will receive full consideration. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.
To apply, visit http://go.illinois.edu/CHBEfaculty and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and contact information of at least three professional references, and descriptions of past research accomplishments and future research program directions. Questions can be addressed to the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering department office, 217-244-9214, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Illinois has an active and successful dual career academic couple program and a strong commitment to work-life balance and family-friendly programs for faculty and staff http://provost.illinois.edu/faculty-affairs/work-life-balance/.
The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.
The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu
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