The Department of Chemical Engineering seeks highly qualified applicants for
tenure-track or tenured positions at all levels. Applicants should have a PhD in chemical
engineering or closely related fields, a track record of outstanding research, and a
commitment to excellence in education and student mentoring. We seek qualified ap-
plicants from all areas of—and at the boundaries of—chemical engineering. We are
especially interested in applicants working in tissue engineering, soft matter, energy life
cycle, and artificial intelligence, including data science, machine learning, and robotics.
The University of Michigan is consistently the top ranked public university in the US,
and ranks among the top universities worldwide, according to QS World University
Rankings. The UM College of Engineering is ranked in the top 5 of all engineering
schools in the country, and our ChE graduate program is ranked 12th by US News &
World Report. Ann Arbor is consistently voted among the “best cities to live in America,”
and is less than 30 minutes from Detroit Airport. Ann Arbor features a diverse and
international population, and offers a broad range of cultural opportunities, outdoor
attractions and world-class dining.
Michigan Engineering’s vision is to be the world’s preeminent college of engineering
serving the common good. This global outlook, leadership focus, and service com-
mitment permeate our culture. Our vision is supported by a mission and values that,
together, provide the framework for all that we do. Information about our vision,
mission and values can be found at: http://strategicvision.engin.umich.edu/.
The University of Michigan has a storied legacy of commitment to Diversity, Equity
and Inclusion (DEI). The Michigan Engineering component of the University’s com-
prehensive, five-year, DEI strategic plan—with updates on
our programs and resources dedicated to ensuring a wel-
coming, fair, and inclusive environment—can be found at:
The College of Engineering is especially interested in
candidates who can contribute, through their research,
teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of
the academic community.
Candidates should complete
the on-line application at: