|Primary Purpose of Position||
This position seeks a chemical engineering assistant professor with preferred expertise in chemical and biomolecular modeling, fuel synthesis from biomass, and/or processes for the production of composites and bio- materials.
The primary responsibilities for this position include teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses, conducting cutting edge funded research, student advising, mentoring and recruitment; conducting scholarly, engagement, and accreditation-relevant activities, and all other activities required for a robust and successful academic career.
|Primary Function of Organizational Unit||
North Carolina A&T State University is a public land grant university that enrolls over 12,700 students. The College of Engineering, with over 2100 students, has 5 Doctoral programs, 8 Masters of Science Degree programs, and EAC ABET accredited undergraduate programs in Architectural, Bio-, Biological, Civil, Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, and Mechanical Engineering, as well as a CAC ABET-accredited program Computer Science. The College's focus is on cultivating leaders who excel in academics, innovative thought, and research. Additional information about the College and the University can be found at www.ncat.edu/coe.
The Department of Chemical, Biological, and Bio- Engineering offers ABET-accredited Bachelors of Science programs in Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Biological Engineering, and offers Masters of Science programs in Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering. The Department has 10 full-time faculty members in engineering, 4 staff members and 3 adjunct faculty members. Major research includes the NSF Engineering Research Center for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials, the NSF, the CREST Bioenergy Center and the NSF RED project " A Revolution in Engineering Education Motivated by Needs and Designs".
Educational and research programs in the Department emphasize engineering solutions for problems in healthcare, energy and the environment. Additional information about the Department can be found at www.ncat.edu/coe/departments/cbbe.
PhD in Chemical Engineering or a related engineering area is required by the anticipated date of appointment. A sincere commitment to excellence in teaching, and an ability to conduct high quality, externally funded research in an area of chemical, biochemical or biomedical engineering must be demonstrated. Willingness and ability to teach core chemical engineering courses in thermodynamics, transport processes, process control and reaction engineering are required.
|Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education||
The right candidate enjoys inspiring students, and welcomes the opportunity to work at a research institution that educates diverse students with the expectation that they become leaders in their engineering professions.
Preferred research areas include but are not limited to chemical and biomolecular modeling, fuel synthesis from biomass, and processes for the production of composites and bio- materials.
Post doctoral experience is desirable.
|Required License or Certification|
|Working Title||Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering|
|Salary Range||Commensurate with education and experience|
|Appointment Type||Permanent - Full-time|
|If Time Limited, Appointment Length|
|Organizational Division||Chemical Biological & Bioengineering|
|Organizational Location||College of Engineering|
|Organizational Unit||Chemical Biological & Bioengineering|
|Close Date - for postings that do not use Open Until Filled|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Open Until Filled Minimum Application Period Postings: Positions remaining posted after this date are continuing to accept applications, but may close at any time. Applications received by this date will receive full consideration, applications received after this date may receive consideration depending upon the status of the search||05/17/2021|
|Date Position Available||August 2021|
|Special Instructions to Applicant||
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application.
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