University of Dayton
Assistant Professor – Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering
At the University of Dayton, we are looking for new faculty whose passion aligns with our mission. If a focus
on meaningful research that advances the common good, exploration and implementation of innovative
teaching approaches, shaping the next generation of engineers, and engagement in impactful service
opportunities sound appealing, apply today. Dayton is the home to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the
Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), the University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI), and industrial
partners such as GE and Emerson Climate Technologies, and as such, affords the faculty exceptional
opportunities for collaborations with government, industry, and academia. This position at the University of
Dayton has an unparalleled opportunity to develop collaborative relationships with these world-class
institutions. The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering offers a Bachelor’s degree of Chemical
Engineering, M.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Materials Engineering, and a Ph.D.
in Materials Engineering.
The University of Dayton Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering invites qualified applicants to
apply for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level which begins August 16, 2020. This
faculty position supports a commitment to quality teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level and will
be expected to work closely with a diverse population of students, and engage in service to the University,
profession and community. This faculty position is also expected to develop an externally funded research
program and build strong governmental and/or industrial research collaborations.
All candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Bioengineering, or related
field by July 15, 2020 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from an ABET accredited
institution; demonstrated research experience in chemical, materials or bioengineering with a detailed vision
for future research growth; excellent written communication skills; and an articulated commitment to quality
teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. For a complete listing of the preferred qualifications and
required documents, please see the position at: http://employment.udayton.edu/cw/en-
us/job/497569/assistant-professor-in-chemical-materials-or-bioengineering Posting closes November 15,
2019 at 11:55 PM EST.
The University of Dayton is a top tier Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to
the doctoral levels. Founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, the University is a diverse community committed
to advancing the common good through intellectual curiosity, academic rigor, community engagement and
local, national and global partnerships. Guided by the Marianist educational philosophy, we educate the
whole person and link learning and scholarship with leadership and service.
Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity,
equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable
outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal
Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals
with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender
The university is also pleased to provide support for spouses of prospective and newly hired faculty through
its dual career program. While we cannot guarantee placement, we serve as an effective resource and
support system for your spouse. Information can be found at