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September 16, 2019

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This Month’s Department Seminar/Events:


  • Inorganic Chemistry Seminar
    Aaron Smith, UD Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Wednesday, September 18, 2019
    4:00pm in 219 BRL
    “The ABCs of Pathogenic Ferrous Iron Acquisition”
  • Physics & Astronomy Seminar
    Daniel Savin, Columbia University
    Wednesday, September 18, 2019
    4:00pm in 104 GOR
    “Tracing the Cosmic Cycle of Gas: A Journey in Atomic, Molecular, Stellar, Plasma, Planetary, and Condensed Matter/Nanoscale Physics”
  • DBI Biopharmaceutical Science Symposium
    Thursday, September 19, 2019
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM in STAR Tower Audion


    • FreeThink Technologies, Inc.
      Position: Physical Scientist, Ph.D.
      Location: Branford, Connecticut
      Brief Description: FreeThink Technologies, Inc., The Thinking CRO, is a rapidly growing company and the world leader in the science and technology of stability. FreeThink conducts laboratory studies for international clients in the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and consumer products industries and also develops its own new technologies. The company is currently seeking for a full-time Physical Scientist, Ph.D. candidate.
    • Colorado School of Mines
      Position: Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty Positions
      Job #: 493918
      Brief Description: The Chemical and Biological Engineering (CBE) department at the Colorado School of Mines invites applications for tenured or tenure-track faculty positions. While there is a preference for faculty in either complex fluids or energy, excellent candidates in all research areas related to Chemical and Biological Engineering will be considered.
    • The University of Tulsa
      Position: Applied Assistant Professor
      Brief Description: The Russell School of Chemical Engineering is seeking to fill a term contract position with an initial appointment of three years. The position is approved at the Applied Assistant Professor level. The anticipated starting date is Fall 2020. The successful candidate must have a sincere commitment to excellence in, and must have a formal educational background that provides a foundation for, teaching traditional chemical engineering undergraduate laboratory and lecture courses. Minimum qualifications include an earned doctorate or its equivalent in chemical engineering or a closely related field and the ability to communicate effectively.
    • West Virginia University
      Position: Assistant/Associate Professor – Engineering and Mineral Resources
      Brief Description: The Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at West Virginia University invites applications for tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor depending upon qualifications. Candidates must have research expertise in one or more of the following areas (1) process systems engineering, including artificial intelligence techniques, and/or computations with an emphasis in energy systems, (2) catalysis, catalytic materials, and/or reaction engineering in the area of energy systems (3) materials processing (including polymeric materials and/or biomaterials) for synthetic sustainable applications.
    • University of Oklahoma
      • Position: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Produced Waters/Water Resources
        Brief Description: The University of Oklahoma (OU) School of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science (CEES) and School of Chemical, Biological and Materials Engineering (CBME) in the Gallogly College of Engineering (GCoE) are looking to fill a joint faculty position in the area of produced waters/water resources. The position aligns with the GCoE’s strategic priorities of doubling research productivity in the strategic growth areas of energy (including management of produced waters from petroleum production) and water (including treatment and reclamation of produced waters).
      • Position: Assistant or Associate Professor
        Brief Description: The Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering in the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy, and the School of Chemical, Biological and Materials Engineering in the Gallogly College of Engineering invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with qualifications, with a fall 2020 expected starting date. We expect the individual to teach graduate course(s) that are listed in both schools. For exceptional Associate Professor candidates, an endowed Professorship and granting of tenure will be considered.
    • California State University, Long Beach
      Position: Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
      Brief Description: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses pertinent to materials engineering, such as fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, material purification, heat and mass transfer, and polymer material fabrication. Develop new courses including laboratories and update existing courses. Supervise student projects and theses. Write grant proposals and seek external research funding. Conduct independent and collaborative research leading to publications and external funding. Collaborate with faculty members to plan an option or focus on the materials area in the graduate degree and/or the undergraduate degree. Participate in service to the department, college, university, and community.
    • University of Washington
      Position: Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering (Tenure Track)
      Brief Description: The Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Washington invites applications or nominations for a full-time tenure-track faculty position (9 month service period) to begin September 16, 2020. The Department is seeking candidates at the level of Assistant Professor. We seek candidates with the demonstrated capacity to build a world class chemical engineering research program crosscutting these interdisciplinary efforts. Applicants representing all areas of chemical engineering research are encouraged to apply.
    • University of Pennsylvania
      Position: Tenured or Tenure-track Position 2020
      Brief Description: The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is engaged in an aggressive, multi-year hiring effort for multiple tenure-track and tenure positions at the Assistant, Associate and Full Professor level: The University seeks individuals with exceptional promise for, or proven record of, research achievement who will excel in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses. Applications are welcome from all areas of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering with particular emphasis in the fields of Energy, Biotechnology, Systems Biology, and Nanotechnology.

    Available positions can also be found on the Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering opportunity website, so be sure to check it regularly.

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