The Chemical Engineering Department at KFUPM(*) is currently looking to hire faculty members at all ranks (Prof/ Associate Prof /Assistant Prof). KFUPM is positioned as the number one university in the Arab region according to the QS world ranking. Faculty members have access to state-of-the-art research labs and facilities, excellent infrastructure and teaching spaces are available to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. In addition, the faculty can establish research collaborations with the world’s largest oil company Saudi Aramco, which is located next to the KFUPM campus, as well as with other large industrial companies in Saudi Arabia such as SABIC.


Successful applicants will be expected to teach fundamental and advanced Chemical Engineering courses in both undergraduate and graduate levels, and continue to engage in high-impact research. An attractive remuneration package will be given to the successful candidates. The language of instruction at KFUPM is English.  For more information, or to ask general questions, interested parties are invited to contact Dr. Zuhair Alyousef via e-mail at [log in to unmask]


A brochure with key information is available upon request from Dr. Alyousef. Please do not hesitate to forward this announcement to friends or colleagues outside your organization, anywhere in the world,  who might be interested in this teaching and research opportunity.

(*) KFUPM stands for King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, located in Dhahran, eastern province of Saudi Arabia.