Biomolecular Engineering ( http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/17063 )
The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at RiceÂ University (http://chbe.rice.edu) is pleased to invite applications for aÂ tenure-track faculty position in biomolecular engineering with broadÂ applications in life science, materials, and energy at the rank of assistantÂ professor. Outstanding candidates at the associate professor level will alsoÂ be considered. Areas of interest include biochemical engineering, proteinÂ engineering, metabolic engineering, bioelectronics, physical biology,Â synthetic biology, and systems biology.
This is an exciting time to join our department and Rice University. As partÂ of a major Molecular Nanotechnology Initiative, the Department recentlyÂ added four new faculty members in the areas of soft matter, catalysis, andÂ energy. Moreover, this hiring is aligned with university-wide facultyÂ searches and growth in neuroengineering, physical biology, and syntheticÂ biology This position will require a PhD in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field.Â Applications will be accepted online at http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/17063 , and willÂ be evaluated beginning on November 1, 2018. Those submitted by December 15,Â 2018 will receive full consideration.
Synthetic Biology (Â http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/16413 )
As part of the Vision for the Second Century (V2C2), which is focused on investments in research excellence, this search ( https://sspb.rice.edu/opportunities/faculty-opportunities ) will consider applicants from all engineering and science disciplines. Ideal candidates will pursue research with strong intellectualÂ overlap with biosciences, bioengineering, chemical and biomolecular engineering, or other related disciplines. Applicants using experimentalÂ and/or theoretical synthetic biology approaches that are interdisciplinary with chemistry, physics, engineering and computer science areÂ encouraged to apply.
To apply, please submit the following materials: (1) cover letter, including the names and contact information for three references, (2)Â curriculum vitae, (3) research statement, and (4) statement of teaching philosophy atÂ Â https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/16413. ApplicationÂ review will commence no later than October 1, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled.
Neuroengineering (Â http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/16626Â )
As part of the Vision for the Second Century (V2C2), Rice Universityâ€™s School of Engineering invites applicants for multiple open tenure-trackÂ faculty positions at the assistant professor level in the emerging and broad area ofÂ neuroengineering ( http://neuroengineering.rice.edu/ ). Research areas of interest include but are not limited to, developmentÂ of technologies for interfacing with and manipulating the nervous system, as well asÂ computational, data, and theory-driven approaches to improve our understanding theÂ function of the brain, neurological disorders, and treatment outcomes.Â
A Ph.D. is required, or the Ph.D. requirements must be fulfilled by July 1 of the yearÂ employment commences, and the successful applicants will be required to teachÂ undergraduate and graduate courses and build successful research programs. ApplicantsÂ should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teachingÂ interests, and at least three references through schoolâ€™s faculty application website.
Applications for this position will be reviewed on a rolling basis beginning December 15,Â 2018, through January 15, 2019.
Theoretical Biological Physics ( http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/17099 )
As part of the Vision for the Second Century (V2C2), Rice University seeks faculty members, preferably at the assistantÂ professor level, starting as early as July 1, 2019, in all areas of Theoretical Biological Physics. Successful candidates will lead dynamic, innovative, and independent research programsÂ supported by external funding, and will excel in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, while embracing Riceâ€™s culture of excellence and diversity.
This search will consider applicants from all science and engineering disciplines. Ideal candidates will pursue research with strong intellectual overlap with physics, chemistry,Â biosciences, bioengineering, chemical and biomolecular engineering, or other related disciplines. Applicants pursuing all styles of theory and computation integrating the physical andÂ life sciences are encouraged to apply.
To apply, please submit the following materials: (1) cover letter (2) curriculum vitae, (3) research statement, (4) statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact informationÂ for three references. Application review will commence no later than November 30, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled.