Faculty Positions
Chemical Engineering Program
Applications are invited for two chemical engineering faculty positions at all levels at Texas A&M University's branch campus in Doha, State of Qatar. Texas A&M University at Qatar (TAMUQ) is a partnership with Qatar Foundation. Now entering its fifth year of operation, TAMUQ offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemical, Electrical and Computer, Mechanical, and Petroleum Engineering. The degree programs are identical to those of the main campus at College Station, Texas. A Texas A&M University diploma is awarded to graduates. A new, state-of-the-art engineering building for teaching and research opened in 2007.
Applicants for these positions must have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering or closely related field. Preferences will be given to individuals with research and teaching interests in the areas of process integration and design, process safety, petroleum and gas processing, environmental engineering and thermodynamics, but outstanding candidates with research interests in other areas of Chemical engineering will also be considered. Prior teaching experience in USA and familiarity with ABET accreditation is desirable. We offer competitive salaries and summer funding is guaranteed. Liberal allowances for professional travel and for relocation to Qatar are provided. Fringe benefits include free furnished housing in one of several gated communities, K-12 education for dependents, group health insurance, annual leave allowance, and a car allowance.
Applicants should send curriculum vitae, detailed statement of research and teaching interests, and arrange to have letters of recommendation sent to:
Dr. Mahmoud El-Halwagi
Chair-TAMUQ CHEN Faculty Search Committee
The Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering
Texas A&M University, College Station
Texas 77843-3122.
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with a copy to Ms. Barbara Prout, email: [log in to unmask]
Also, please indicate if you are planning to attend the AIChE Annual Meeting in Philadelphia and how you may be reached during the meeting.
For additional information, please call (979) 862-3985. The complete dossier should be received by March 31, 2009. Early applications are encouraged since applications will be reviewed as they are received.
Texas A&M University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. More information about Texas A&M University is available on the web at http://www.tamu.edu and http://www.qatar.tamu.edu/. The University is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.
Texas A&M University provides equal opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or veteran status and encourages applications from members of groups under-represented in engineering.
Mahmoud M. El-Halwagi
Professor and Holder of the McFerrin Professorship
The Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering
Texas A&M University
College Station, Texas 77843-3122
Phone (979)845-3484
Fax  (979) 845-6446
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