Chemical Engineering Faculty Position

Blacksburg, Virginia
Sep 11, 2017
Oct 11, 2017
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

Tenure Track Faculty Position

Department of Chemical Engineering

Virginia Tech

The Department of Chemical Engineering at Virginia Tech seeks outstanding candidates for a tenure-track faculty opening at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral level degree in Chemical Engineering or a related field, a record of excellence in research, and a commitment to teaching and working with a diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students. Outstanding candidates in any area of chemical engineering research are sought, however research interests in advanced materials, energy, and sustainability would especially align with departmental priorities and interdisciplinary efforts in the University.

The department of chemical engineering has experienced significant growth in the past few years, and recently moved into new space in Goodwin Hall, the signature engineering building on the Virginia Tech campus.

Interested individuals should apply on-line at for job posting TR0170115 or use the quick link at Submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, a statement of research interests, and the names and contact information of three professional references. For more details visit or contact Professor Aaron Goldstein at The candidate review process will begin in early November, and the search will remain open until the position is filled. Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply. Virginia Tech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.