Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Stream

Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Stream, Faculty Opening - Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

We seek one or more exceptional candidates at the assistant professor level for this non-tenure stream position with primary responsibilities related to teaching. Candidates must have BS and PhD degrees in Chemical Engineering and a strong potential to teach all core courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition, the candidate should excel in a secondary area such as research, education service activities that benefit the department, or research service activities that benefit the department. The Department has internationally recognized programs in Energy and Sustainability, Catalysis and Reaction Engineering, Materials, Multi-Scale Modeling, and Biomedical Engineering.  Active collaborations exist with several adjacent centers, including the University of Pittsburgh Center for Simulation and Modeling, the Center for Energy, the Petersen Institute for Nanoscience and Engineering, the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, and the U.S. DOE National Energy Technology Laboratory.  Our department has also recently established a strategic alliance with Lubrizol Corporation that includes educational and research components. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the department’s inclusive excellence goals.  The candidate must be committed to high quality teaching for a diverse student body and to assisting our department in enhancing diversity. Candidates from groups traditionally underrepresented in engineering are strongly encouraged to apply.  To apply, submit CV, names of four references, a teaching plan, and one of the following: a research plan, an education service plan, or a research service plan as a single PDF file to: Professor Robert Enick; Chemical Engineering Department; 940 Benedum Hall; University of Pittsburgh; Pittsburgh, PA  15261.  Applications for this Fall Term 2017 position (starting in late August 2017) accepted via email only to In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by July 15, 2017.  The University of Pittsburgh is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.