The Chemical Engineering Program at
Texas A&M University at Qatar invites applications for
Assistant and/or Associate Professor Positions at our campus in
Doha, Qatar (www.qatar.tamu.edu).
Texas A&M University at Qatar
Texas A&M University at Qatar (TAMUQ) is a partnership with
Qatar Foundation. Established in 2003, TAMUQ offers Bachelor of
Science degrees in Chemical, Electrical and Computer, Mechanical,
and Petroleum Engineering and a Master Program in Chemical
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.
Doha is the home of Education City (http://www.qf.org.qa/qf-entities/qf-entities),
a dedicated campus devoted to research and education. In addition
to TAMUQ, Education City campus hosts other academic institutions
including Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar, Carnegie Mellon University,
Virginia Commonwealth University, Northwestern University,
University College London, and Georgetown University. As an
international institution of higher learning, TAMUQ, and its
partners in Education City, have significantly contributed to the
development of post-secondary education and cultural growth in
Texas A&M Qatar attracts some of the best high school
graduates in the region. The Chemical Engineering Program
has 10 faculty with supporting administrative and research staff,
and approximately 50 graduate and 100 undergraduate students.
Faculty members have a strong commitment to teaching, research, and
service. The program benefits from state-of-the-art facilities and
instrumentation in support of its key educational and research
missions. The faculty have established strong educational and
research programs on a foundation of core engineering disciplines.
The program continues to be refreshed in terms of its curriculum
and research to meet local and global needs. There is
significant support in Qatar for research through funds from Qatar
National Research Fund and Industry. The Program follows the Texas
A&M University, College Station, Texas program and the Diploma
are valued as such.
Salary and Benefits
TAMUQ offers a competitive salary package commensurate with rank
and experience. The package includes overseas salary premium,
accommodations, annual home leave allowances, dependent education,
local transportation allowance, medical insurance, and other
Required Education and Experience
Applicants for these positions must have a PhD in Chemical
Engineering or closely related field. Individuals with research and
teaching interests in chemical engineering are encouraged to apply.
Of particular importance to the program are the areas of Applied
Thermodynamics, Process Safety, Biochemical Engineering and
emerging areas relevant to chemical engineering. Prior experience
in the USA, a strong record of published research, and experience
in supervising research of graduate students is desirable. The
successful applicants will be required to teach undergraduate
and/or graduate classes; advice and mentor graduate students;
develop an independent, externally funded research program;
participate in all aspects of the program's activities; and serve
the profession. Applicants will be expected to establish/maintain a
well-funded, internationally recognized, research program in an
area of importance in chemical engineering. The positions are in
Doha and the successful candidates must relocate to
Candidates should submit applications electronically (a single
PDF file consisting of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching
statement, research statement, three journal publications, and
names and contact information of three referees). Early
applications are encouraged since applications will be reviewed as
they are received.
For further clarifications, please contact Search Committee
Chair Dr. Ahmed Abdel-Wahab (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Full consideration will be given to applications received by
November 30, 2018, applications received after
that date may be considered until the positions are filled. The
appointment is anticipated to begin in Fall 2019. To apply,
please go to: https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TAMU_External/job/Qatar-TAMU/Assistant-and-or-Associate-Professor-Positions_R-009982.
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