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ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - Linda and Bipin Doshi Department of Chemical and Biochemical

Employer
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Location
Rolla, Missouri, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Jul 7, 2023

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Linda and Bipin Doshi Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Application Deadline
For full consideration applications must be received by September 8, 2023

Full Time/Part Time
Full Time, Benefit-Eligible

Job Description

The Linda and Bipin Doshi Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) in Rolla, Missouri is seeking outstanding applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of bioengineering including but not limited to biomanufacturing, drug and gene delivery, biomaterials, and tissue engineering. Candidates at the Assistant Professor rank are preferred; however, candidates with exceptional experience and qualifications may be considered at the rank of Associate Professor.

Documents required:
  1. Cover letter
  2. Current curriculum vitae
  3. Research statement
  4. Teaching statement
  5. List of at least four references with complete contact information


Interested applicants should electronically submit their applications to Missouri S&T’s Human Resources Office at: https://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic-employment/ using reference number 47682 . Acceptable electronic formats are PDF and MS Word. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and the review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For more information, please contact the Search Committee Chair Dr. Jee-Ching Wang at jcwang@mst.edu .

About Linda and Doshi Bipin Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Missouri S&T’s Linda and Doshi Bipin Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering occupies the new Bertelsmeyer Hall that accommodates state-of-the-art research laboratories related to energy (including multiphase flow and reactors engineering, renewable fuels, and batteries), environmental applications including carbon capture and conversion, and biomedical applications such as biomaterials and drug and gene delivery. It also houses recently renovated teaching laboratories and classrooms. The Department received a $10M naming gift from Mr. Bipin and Mrs. Linda Doshi in the fall of 2020, the largest gift to an academic program at S&T. With the gift, three endowed professor positions were created. Currently, the department has 11 faculty members including three AIChE fellows. Six current and former faculty are among world’s top 2% scientists according to the latest Stanford University report. The department's vision and strategic plan, activities, and research may be found at: https://chemeng.mst.edu .

About Missouri S&T

Founded in 1870 as the Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy, Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of the top technological institutions in the nation and among the first technological institutions established west of the Mississippi River. A US News and World Report Top 100 national public university, Missouri S&T serves 7,200 students and counts over 55,000 living alumni, including world-famous astronauts, scientists, engineers, inventors, and business leaders. S&T has three colleges: the College of the Arts, Sciences, and Education; the College of Engineering and Computing; and the newly established Kummer College of Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Development. Nearly 400 faculty offer 101 degree undergraduate and graduate programs in business, engineering, science, computing, social sciences, and the humanities. Students entering S&T have an average ACT of 28.5, while 80% of all students are Missouri residents and 20% are first-generation.

In 2020, alumnus Fred Kummer and his wife June donated $300M to create the Kummer Institute of Student Success, Research, and Economic Development, with three primary objectives: (1) elevate S&T’s reputation as an educational and research organization, (2) create broad access to S&T’s exceptional STEM and business programs through outreach to Missouri’s K-12 communities, and (3) drive economic development regionally, statewide, and beyond. Missouri S&T is currently poised for dramatic achievement in these areas as the vision of the Kummer family is brought to fruition.

Located about 100 miles southwest of St. Louis in the multicultural community of Rolla, Missouri, S&T is an accessible, safe, and friendly campus surrounded by Ozarks scenery.

Missouri S&T’s Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, the campus, and the greater University of Missouri System are deeply committed to inclusion and valuing diversity. Missouri S&T has undertaken a number initiatives to improve campus life and the work/life balance of its faculty and staff (see http://hr.mst.edu ). Missouri S&T seeks to meet the needs of dual-career couples. ( Dual Career Partner Assistance Program )

Qualifications

Applicants have a Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering or a related field at the time of starting the position.

Applicants demonstrate the ability or have a proven record of teaching chemical engineering courses.

Preferred Qualifications

Applicants with a B.S. degree in chemical engineering are preferred.

The successful candidate is expected to (a) develop a research program that is externally funded and nationally and internationally recognized, (b) contribute quality teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels, (c) provide service in the applicant’s professional community and our institution.

Other Information

We value the uniqueness of every individual and strive to ensure each person’s success. Contributions from individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives promote intellectual pluralism and enable us to achieve the excellence that we seek in learning, research and engagement. This commitment makes our university a better place to work, learn and innovate.

In your application materials, please discuss your experiences and expertise that support these values and enrich our missions of teaching, research and engagement.

The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.
Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

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Job Title ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - Linda and Bipin Doshi Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering # 00083208

Job ID 47682

Location Rolla

Department Chemical & Biochemical Engrg

Job Family Teaching & Research Faculty

Business Unit Missouri S & T

Posted Date 07/07/2023

Close Date Open Until Filled

Company

 

Missouri University of Science and Technology

Missouri University of Science and Technology is a public research university in Rolla, Missouri. It is a member institution of the University of Missouri System.

 

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