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Institution:Iowa State University
Department:Chemical & Biological Engineering
Location:Ames, Iowa
Target rank:Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor
Tenure track:yes
Start date:Fall 2014
Posting date:July 23, 2013
Application deadline:December 15, 2013
More info URL:https://www.iastatejobs.com/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=433235
Contact: Peter Reilly
(515) 294-5968
Research areas:Dynamics/control, Modeling/simulation, Bioengineering, Materials

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Iowa State University (http://www.cbe.iastate.edu/) is soliciting applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level to join twenty-one collegial, supportive, and diverse faculty. The positions are tenure-track, nine months, full-time, and are proposed to start on 8/18/14.

All applicants should have a Ph.D. in chemical engineering or a related field. Candidates will be expected to develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses, to establish and sustain strong research programs in their area of expertise, and to contribute to departmental and university service activities. Applicants will have demonstrated research accomplishments and the potential for continuing excellence in both research and teaching commensurate with the level of the position. The research area is open. However, applicants that complement and strengthen our existing research programs are especially welcome. For additional required and preferred qualifications, please refer to the vacancy listed below.
The department has a dynamic research environment that is especially strong in bio-renewables, materials, bioengineering, and computational fluid dynamics and simulation. Many of these programs involve interdisciplinary collaborations across the campus and the strong support of university centers in those areas, including the NSF-funded Center for Biorenewable Chemicals (CBiRC) and the Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory. The department’s research funding for fiscal year 2012 was over $12M. Iowa State University has 31,000 students and is a member of the Association of American Universities. Its campus is considered one of the most beautiful in the U.S. It is located in Ames, Iowa, which is a city of 60,000 inhabitants. In 2010 it was ranked ninth on http://CNNMoney.com’s "Best Places to Live" list.

To apply for this position, please go to https://www.iastatejobs.com, click on “Faculty”, find Vacancy ID #130699, and then click on “Apply for this Vacancy” and complete the employment application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following: 1) Résumé/curriculum vitae; 2) letter of application/cover letter; 3) contact information for three references including mailing addresses, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers; 4) statements of research and teaching interests. For full consideration please submit the application by 12/15/13. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. If you have questions regarding this vacancy, please contact Peter Reilly at reilly@iastate.edu or call 515-294-5968.

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.