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Open Positions

Faculty Positions at All Ranks at Texas Tech University

The Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas Tech University invites highly qualified applicants for tenure-track or tenured positions at all levels. While there is a preference for faculty with research interests in data science and machine learning, excellent candidates with research interests in translational bioengineering/medicine, nanotechnology/nanomaterials, and energy/sustainability will be considered.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field, a track record of outstanding research, and a commitment to excellence in education, student mentoring, outreach and/or community engagement. Successful candidates will be expected to develop nationally and internationally recognized and externally funded research programs, develop departmental and multidisciplinary collaborations, teach core graduate and undergraduate courses in chemical engineering, develop new courses (including online courses), engage in strategic outreach and engaged scholarship, and perform internal and professional service at a level commensurate with rank. We seek applicants that share our Whitacre College of Engineering vision of Excelling as a global leader in engineering education and research.

Applicants should apply at the TTU online job application web site at http://www.texastech.edu/careers/; use requisition number 18713BR. The application process requires uploading a detailed CV, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the contact information for at least three references. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with those received prior to October 31, 2019, assured full consideration. 

As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is committed to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples. See http://www.depts.ttu.edu/che/department/jobs.php for more information.

Chemical Engineering