The Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) invites
application for a full-time tenure-track assistant professor position to begin August 19, 2019.
UMD is a comprehensive regional university overlooking Lake Superior. Duluth is a scenic port
city within proximity to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and has extensive
cultural, education, and recreational opportunities. Information about the department and UMD
can be found at ‘http://www.d.umn.edu/che’. The candidate is expected to teach undergraduate
and graduate classes/laboratories in the Department of Chemical Engineering, develop a
sustainable research program, and provide appropriate service to the department, the college, the
university, and the profession. All areas of research related to chemical engineering will be
considered. Some preference may be given to candidates with research experience in process
control, catalysis, environmental engineering, sustainable energy, or bioengineering. Candidates
should have demonstrated a strong commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate and
graduate levels, and a strong record of peer-reviewed publications. Applicants must have a PhD
in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution (by the
start of the appointment).
Applications must be submitted online. To apply, go to https://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs
and search for job ID 328497. First, submit the application with cover letter and CV/resume in
pdf format. Then, return to the “My Job Applications” page to attach the additional documents,
also in pdf format. Complete applications include the online application, cover letter, and
resume/CV, plus additional documents as follows: (1) statements of teaching, (2) research
interests/philosophy, (3) and contact information for three professional references. Even if you
provide this information within the application, you must also attach the requested additional
documents. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring
process, please contact a University of Minnesota Access Consultant at 612-624-3316.
Applications will be reviewed beginning 02/25/2019 and continue until the position is filled.