Tenure Track Faculty Member In Chemical EngineeringMajor/Essential Functions
The Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas Tech University invites applications for two tenure track faculty positions. Rank is anticipated at the level of Assistant Professor; other ranks will be considered. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field and demonstrated potential for outstanding scholarly work and funding.
The department has a strong research portfolio with 2012 research awards of over $5 million in four focus areas: Bioengineering; Polymers and Materials; Modeling and Simulation in Chemical Engineering; and Energy and Sustainability.
Successful candidates will be expected to develop a nationally recognized and externally funded research program, develop departmental and multidisciplinary collaborations, teach existing graduate and undergraduate courses in chemical engineering and develop new courses, and perform internal and professional service at a level commiserate with rank.
QualificationsAcademic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity. This position will be classified as Security Sensitive and require a criminal background check if selected for employment.
Apply for this Position
Please provide the following with your online application:
• Curriculum vitae
• Letter of application
• Teaching/research statements
You may upload more than one document into each category.
Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2013; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Candidates must be currently eligible to work in the United States.
Further information can be obtained from the search committee chair, Professor Brandon Weeks, firstname.lastname@example.org.