Tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position in Materials Science and NanoEngineering

Houston, Texas
Salary Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications
Nov 01, 2017
Dec 31, 2017
MSNE 2017
Field of specialization
Engineering, Materials, Nanotechnology
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering in the George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice University, located in Houston, Texas, invites applications for a tenure-track position in materials science at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, with an expected start date of July 1, 2018.

We seek an individual who has demonstrated excellence in one (preferably both) of the following areas in materials science: (1) Functional ceramic/electronic materials including synthesis, device fabrication and materials physics of these systems (2) Advanced structural characterization techniques with emphasis on electron microscopy related techniques. Preference will be given to the overall originality and promise of the candidate’s work rather than to the sub-area of research. A successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in a closely related discipline with some post-PhD research and teaching experience.

Applicants are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Successful applicants must also have a strong commitment to, and potential for excellence in, teaching, research, and service.

Applications should include a detailed curriculum vita that includes a list of publications, a brief statement of research and teaching interests, and the names of at least four references with references’ postal and email addresses, and telephone and fax information. Interested candidates may apply online at https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/12175 .

Candidates from under-represented groups, including women, are encouraged to apply. This position will be kept open until filled but priority will be given to applications received before December 31, 2017. For information about the Department, visit our website at http://www.msne.rice.edu/.

Rice University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to excellence through diversity.