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Institution:The University of Texas at Austin
Department:McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering
Location:Austin, Texas
Target rank:Assistant Professor
Tenure track:yes
Start date:flexible
Posting date:September 13, 2013
Application deadline:none

Research areas:Reaction engineering, Materials, Bioengineering, Modeling/simulation, Environment/sustainability, Nanotechnology, Energy

FACULTY RECRUITING IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING—THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN. The McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering seeks outstanding applicants for tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level. A Ph.D. is required and applicants must have an outstanding record of research accomplishments and a strong interest in undergraduate and graduate teaching. There are two potential faculty positions available. For the first, researchers with interests in advanced materials for energy sciences, bioprocessing, or the discovery and delivery of therapeutics are encouraged to apply. For the second, researchers with interests in catalysis for energy storage and generation, sustainable chemical feedstocks and fuels, or materials for water purification are sought. Applications from women and minorities are especially encouraged. A successful candidate is expected to teach chemical engineering undergraduate and graduate courses, develop a leading sponsored research program, collaborate with other faculty, and participate actively in service to the university and the profession. Interested persons should submit in electronic form as a single PDF document a detailed curriculum vitae including academic and professional experience, statements regarding their teaching philosophy and research plans, a list of peer-reviewed publications and other technical papers. Applicants should also provide the names, address and telephone numbers of three or more references. The online application form can be found at http://www.che.utexas.edu/facultyapplication. Please apply by November 22, 2013 for primary consideration; however the positions will remain open until filled. A security sensitive background check will be conducted on selected applicants. The University of Texas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.