Jobs@ChemE-Chemical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Tenure-track Faculty Position in Chemical Engineering

The Department of Chemical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. We seek outstanding candidates who are committed to research and teaching excellence in chemical engineering. We are committed to building a culturally diverse research and educational environment and seek applicants who can help us do that. The successful candidate will work with, advise and teach a multicultural student body. We will consider candidates in all research areas and at all ranks.

With over 100 years of history of innovation, interdisciplinarity and creativity in research and teaching, the Department is one of the premier chemical engineering departments in the country. Carnegie Mellon University is located in Pittsburgh, PA, which has been called the most livable city in the United States six times since 2000.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree or its professional equivalent in chemical engineering or a related field by the starting date of the appointment. Applications should be submitted through and should contain a cover letter, CV, statements of research and teaching interests, a statement of how the applicant will support our diverse student body and at least three recommendation letters. We will accept applications until December 1, 2016, but we will give priority to applications received by Nov 1.

Carnegie Mellon University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Please contact John Kitchin ( with questions about the position.