Rice University recently announced a $150 million investment in research excellence and as part of this effort, the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is seeking a new faculty member at the assistant or associate level, starting as early as July 1, 2018 in the broad area of molecular nanotechnology (MolNan). The successful candidate will drive a dynamic, innovative and independent research program and will excel in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, while embracing Rice's culture of excellence and diversity. AllÂ MolNan faculty hires are expected to make original and impactful contributions in nanotechnology and in chemical engineering as an enabling discipline. The search will consider applicants from all engineering and science disciplines, with emphasis on those with research programs in sustainable energy (carbon-based, electron-based, water-based), catalysis and polymers/soft-matter. The ideal candidate will pursue research with strong intellectual overlap with chemistry, physics, materials science, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and other related disciplines.
Complete application information may be found at https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/12316. Applications are being accepted through December 31, 2017.
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