Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

Salt Lake City, UT

The Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Utah ( invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. Successful candidates are expected to develop dynamic, externally funded research programs that lead to national and international recognition, and to demonstrate excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering or a related field. We value diversity and seek the best available candidates, including those with research strengths in areas that complement our existing research activities (
Our department fosters a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment. Our faculty work closely with other departments on campus, as well as with the Institute for Clean and Secure Energy, the Energy and Geosciences Institute, the Nuclear Engineering Program, the Huntsman Cancer Institute, University Hospital, and the School of Medicine. Faculty members have access to an extensive array of core research facilities distributed between the main University and the adjacent Health Sciences campus, including a state-of-the-art nanofabrication facility and surface analysis core. The Center for High Performance Computing provides resources and technical support for individuals in simulation science.
The University of Utah is an R1 research institution and one of the leading universities in technology innovation and commercialization. The state of Utah enjoys a thriving economy with consistent recognition as one of the top states for business, job growth, and quality of life.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Please apply at