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Applications will only be accepted via online submission (see link below).
Please prepare all documents in advance as Adobe PDF files, and please be sure all information is entered correctly and accurately (especially names and email addresses), as there will be no opportunity for online revision after your application has been submitted.
Please also prepare a list of names and email addresses for your external academic references; your references will be contacted directly by the online system and invited to upload their letters on your behalf.
All required fields in the application form are marked with an asterisk and must be filled before clicking the “Submit” button.
Be aware that incomplete applications cannot be saved.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Northwestern University (http://www.chbe.northwestern.edu) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the level of assistant or associate professor. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in chemical engineering or related discipline, demonstrated excellence in research, and a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Outstanding candidates in all research areas will be considered. Candidates who can leverage Northwestern’s strengths in synthetic biology, data science, AI, materials research, energy and sustainability, and/or catalysis are particularly encouraged to apply. Applications are also especially welcome from candidates emphasizing computational research whose vision may integrate with existing research centers and institutes at Northwestern. Ideal candidates should demonstrate strong communication and leadership skills, contribute actively to the Department, and build a world-class research program.
We enthusiastically invite applications from women and underrepresented minority groups.
Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a detailed description of research plans and interests, and a statement of teaching experience and interests. A diversity statement that describes how the candidate addresses diversity and inclusion in the scope of their teaching and broader work is also welcomed. The application and contact information for three or more letters of recommendation should be submitted online at https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/NzUw.
In order to ensure full consideration, applications should be received by November 1st, although applications will be considered until the position is filled. Questions may be directed to email@example.com.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.