University of Utah Assistant Professor in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah
The Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Utah (http:--che.utah.edu) invites applications for several tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate is expected to develop a dynamic, externally-funded research enterprise that leads to national and international recognition, and to demonstrate excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering or a related field. We seek the best available candidates, with preference given to candidates with research strength in catalysis .and. separations, biotechnology or multiscale simulation science. The department fosters a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment, involving faculty interactions with the Institute for Clean and Secure Energy (ICSE, http:--icse.utah.edu), the Energy and Geosciences Institute (EGI, http:--egi.utah.edu), the Nano Institute (http:--nano.utah.edu) and the Nuclear Engineering Program (http:--nuclear.utah.edu). Our faculty also has access to an extensive array of core research facilities distributed between the main University and the adjacent Health Sciences campus (http:--cores.utah.edu), including a recently-completed state-of-the-art Nanofabrication facility and microscopy core. The Center for High Performance Computing (http:--chpc.utah.edu) provides a range of support for individuals in simulation science. The University of Utah is one of the leading universities in technology innovation and commercialization, and the state of Utah enjoys a thriving economy with consistent recognition as one of the top states for business, job growth and quality of life. Interested candidates should apply at http:--utah.peopleadmin.com-postings-46241. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.