The Department of Chemical Engineering at McMaster University is seeking an
outstanding individual for a tenure-track position at the Assistant or
Associate Professor level in the area of process systems engineering. The
position is available from January 1, 2015.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, or closely related
discipline, and have research interests in areas related to process systems
engineering. In special cases, outstanding candidates in other engineering
areas will also be considered.
The Faculty of Engineering at McMaster University has a reputation for
innovative programs, cutting-edge research, leading faculty, and aspiring
students. It has earned a strong reputation as a centre for academic
excellence and innovation. The Faculty has approximately 150 faculty
members, along with close to 4,000 undergraduate and 750 graduate students.
The Department has a high reputation in both research and teaching, as one
of the top schools for Chemical Engineering in Canada. There are a total
of eighteen faculty members mainly in the three focus research areas:
process systems engineering, polymer science & engineering, and
biomaterials & bioprocessing engineering. We are establishing a fourth
focus on wastewater related to energy and health issues.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in the
McMaster Advanced Control Consortium with existing faculty and its numerous
multinational corporate collaborators. The successful candidate will be
expected to contribute to teaching in both our graduate and undergraduate
programs and to develop a strong research program.
Applicants should send a letter of application, full CV including a list of
publications, statement of teaching and research interests, a selection of
research publications, and the names of at least three references (with
postal and email addresses). Registration or eligibility for registration,
by Professional Engineers of Ontario, will be considered an asset. Please
send the application materials to the attention of:
Chair, Department of Chemical Engineering,
McMaster University, JHE 374, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4L7.
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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and
Permanent Residents will be given priority. McMaster University is
strongly committed to employment equity within its community, and to
recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages
applications from all qualified candidates, including women, members of
visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, members of sexual minorities, and
persons with disabilities. Applications received on or before November
30, 2014 will be given priority consideration. For more information about
the department, please consult http://chemeng.mcmaster.ca.