Category: Job Openings

Laboratory Director position at the University of Kansas

The Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department at the University of Kansas (KU) in Lawrence, KS is hiring a full time Laboratory Director to run the senior unit ops labs.  We have recently renovated the laboratory experiments and relocated in a new building with beautiful laboratory space including a high bay area for larger pilot scale equipment.  We are looking for someone to lead the laboratory including the maintenance and development of the experiments and training to provide a world class educational experience.  The position posting can be found on KU’s employment page: employment.ku.edu/staff/18831BR


Linda and Bipin Doshi Professor Position at Missouri S&T

The Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) in Rolla is seeking outstanding applicants for a new Linda and Bipin Doshi Professor or Associate Professor position in one of the areas of drug delivery, biomaterials, biopharmaceuticals, tissue engineering, energy (including but not limited to renewable fuels, batteries and multiphase reactors engineering). Preference will be given to the best applicants who can contribute to the department’s areas of strength related to drug delivery, energy and multiphase reaction engineering. Competitive salary commensurate to qualifications of the candidate will be offered.

Interested candidates should electronically submit their application consisting of: 1) a cover letter, 2) a current curriculum vitae, 3) a research statement, 4) a teaching statement, 5) a diversity statement, and 6) complete contact information for at least four references to Missouri S&T’s Human Resources Office at: https://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic-employment/  using Reference Number 00078420.


OPEN POSITION-Specialized Teaching Faculty (University of Illinois)

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks energetic and student-oriented individuals for a Specialized Teaching Faculty position – Teaching Professor (all ranks – Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor) and Lecturer/Senior Lecturer.

Teaching Faculty positions are 9-month (Aug 16- May 15; paid over 12 months), full-time academic appointments (non-tenure track). The Department has approximately 600 total undergraduate students. The principal duties are to (i) effectively teach required Chemical Engineering undergraduate courses, and (ii) develop, implement and evaluate programs that improve the engagement and education of the students within the program.

According to the website:

the application window has closed, but we anticipate that the review of applications will take until approximately March 12th and we will keep the application window open until then.  Apply at apply https://go.illinois.edu/CHBEPositions.


Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering at Cleveland State University

The Department of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering at Cleveland State University is searching for an Assistant/Associate Professor in the broad area of Biomaterials. The ideal candidate would be an established investigator with active research grants. We welcome applicants who have a Ph.D. in any related discipline, but preference will be given to candidates that are competent to teach parts of our Undergraduate Chemical Engineering curriculum. Full details about the position can be found in the official posting: https://hrjobs.csuohio.edu/postings/13710