Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Reno
The Chemical and Materials Engineering Department at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in chemical engineering at the rank of assistant professor. A doctoral degree in chemical engineering is required. The position is part of an interdisciplinary cluster in high performance computing (HPC). Successful candidates must describe their expertise in HPC and their research plans in modeling and simulation. The area of application of modeling and/or simulation is not specified, but should be a topical area of dynamic growth within chemical engineering. Responsibilities include developing a nationally recognized and externally funded research program, instruction and advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and service to the department, the university, and the profession.
The Chemical and Materials Engineering department is a vibrant, growing place to work and excel. In the last five years, the College of Engineering has witnessed an unprecedented growth in student enrollment and number of faculty positions. The College is positioned to further enhance its growth of its students, faculty, staff, facilities as well as its research productivity and its graduate and undergraduate programs. A land grant university, UNR is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a high research, comprehensive doctoral university, and as “among the best national universities” by US News and World Report. UNR is located at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, about a four-hour drive from the San Francisco Bay area.
Applications should be
completed by 12/15/2015 to ensure full consideration. For full details on the
position and to apply online please visit https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/18909. For
further information on the department please visit the department’s website:
EEO/AA Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply