Biomolecular Engineering ( http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/17063 )
The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Rice University (http://chbe.rice.edu) is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position in biomolecular engineering with broad applications in life science, materials, and energy at the rank of assistant professor. Outstanding candidates at the associate professor level will also be considered. Areas of interest include biochemical engineering, protein engineering, metabolic engineering, bioelectronics, physical biology, synthetic biology, and systems biology.
This is an exciting time to join our department and Rice University. As part of a major Molecular Nanotechnology Initiative, the Department recently added four new faculty members in the areas of soft matter, catalysis, and energy. Moreover, this hiring is aligned with university-wide faculty searches and growth in neuroengineering, physical biology, and synthetic biology This position will require a PhD in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field. Applications will be accepted online at http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/17063 , and will be evaluated beginning on November 1, 2018. Those submitted by December 15, 2018 will receive full consideration.
Synthetic Biology ( 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 intellectual overlap with biosciences, bioengineering, chemical and biomolecular engineering, or other related disciplines. Applicants using experimental and/or theoretical synthetic biology approaches that are interdisciplinary with chemistry, physics, engineering and computer science are encouraged to apply.
To apply, please submit the following materials: (1) cover letter, including the names and contact information for three references, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) research statement, and (4) statement of teaching philosophy at https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/16413. Application review will commence no later than October 1, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled.
Neuroengineering ( http://jobs.rice.edu/postings/16626 )
As part of the Vision for the Second Century (V2C2), Rice University’s School of Engineering invites applicants for multiple open tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level in the emerging and broad area of neuroengineering ( http://neuroengineering.rice.edu/ ). Research areas of interest include but are not limited to, development of technologies for interfacing with and manipulating the nervous system, as well as computational, data, and theory-driven approaches to improve our understanding the function of the brain, neurological disorders, and treatment outcomes.
A Ph.D. is required, or the Ph.D. requirements must be fulfilled by July 1 of the year employment commences, and the successful applicants will be required to teach undergraduate and graduate courses and build successful research programs. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and at least three references through school’s faculty application website.
Applications for this position will be reviewed on a rolling basis beginning December 15, 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 assistant 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 programs supported by external funding, and will excel in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, while embracing Rice’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, biosciences, bioengineering, chemical and biomolecular engineering, or other related disciplines. Applicants pursuing all styles of theory and computation integrating the physical and 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 information for three references. Application review will commence no later than November 30, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled.