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SYSTEMS FACULTY POSITION
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS

The MIT Department of Chemical Engineering together with the Institute for 
Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) are seeking candidates for a joint tenure-
track faculty position starting in July 2019 or on a mutually agreed date 
thereafter. Appointments will be at the assistant or untenured associate 
professor level. In special cases, a senior faculty appointment may be 
possible. Faculty duties include teaching, research, and supervision of 
students. 

We will consider candidates with background and interest in the general 
area of Systems, that is, analysis, optimization, design, and/or control of 
complex interconnected systems. Expertise areas of interests include, but 
are not limited to:

 Systems technologies for energy, materials, chemicals, and/or biomedical 
applications
 Advanced manufacturing systems, e.g., modeling, analysis, design, and 
control of manufacturing of products with specified molecular, micro, or 
mesoscale structures
 Mathematical modeling, design, and/or control of electrochemical systems
 Machine learning, high-dimensional statistics, data analytics for 
engineering applications
 Systems biology, systems biomedicine, and metabolic engineering
 Systems theory and algorithms for molecular and nanoscale systems
 Renewable energy and interconnected energy-water-food systems
 Design of products for sustainability, e.g., recycling systems, 
technoeconomic analysis, life cycle assessment

We are interested in candidates who have the vision and interest to 
contribute to the research frontier of emerging interdisciplinary fields. 
Appointment will be made in partnership with IDSS and the MIT Department of 
Chemical Engineering.

Candidates must register with the School of Engineering Faculty Search 
website (https://school-of-engineering-faculty-search.mit.edu/cheme/) and 
must submit application materials electronically to this website. Candidate 
applications should include a description of professional interests and 
goals in both teaching and research. Each application should include 
curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three or more individuals 
who will provide letters of recommendation. Letter writers should submit 
their letters directly to MIT, preferably on the website or by mailing to 
the address below. Applications received by December 1, 2018 will be given 
priority.

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MIT is an equal opportunity employer. Women and underrepresented minorities 
are encouraged to apply.