## Posting Summary:
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
The Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia invites candidates for tenure-track or tenured positions at the rank of assistant, associate or full professor with the rank being commensurate with experience level.
Candidates will have a Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering or a related field, a record of excellence in scientific research, and a commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Preferred research is in the areas of energy sciences and engineering, with areas of expertise that could include, but are not necessarily limited to catalysis, electrochemistry, materials synthesis, modeling and simulation, in support of a new collaborative research consortium developed with the Max Planck Society focused on new processes for renewable energy and natural gas utilization. Research is expected to complement current departmental activities in biotechnology, energy & the environment, and materials engineering and nanotechnology. The positions are part of cluster hires in cooperation with the Department of Chemistry, so cross-department appointments can be considered where appropriate.
Candidates must apply on-line at: https://jobs. virginia. edu and search by Posting Number 0617538. Please attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references - name, email, and phone number. The search will remain open until the position is filled.
For additional information, contact: Professor Robert Davis at rjd4f@virginia. edu or 434-924-6284.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to developing diversity in faculty and welcomes applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
## University Leadership Characteristics:
*For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" is based on the assumption that the life of the mind is a pursuit for all participants in the University, that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge. *
University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify Uncommon Integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display Great Judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are Strategically Focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by Aggressively Executing these standards. These employees also develop a Deep Passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities. They contribute to team success by Leading Talent through individual efforts.
## Required Applicant Documents:
CV / Resume
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
Statement of Teaching Philosophy (Faculty Only)
Statement of Research Interest
## Employment Conditions for Faculty
U. Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
## EO/AA Statement:
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
*Rank:* Open Rank
*Department:* Department of Chemical Engineering
*Academic Year for Position? (e. g. 2015):* 2016
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Posting Date:* 10-16-2015
*Employment Posting Category:* Faculty
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=77548
*Appointment Type:* Teaching and Research
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Position Type:* Teaching and Research Faculty
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No Response
*Area of Interest:* No Response
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Candidate Profile
*Required ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Posting Number:* 0617538
*Tenure Status:* Tenure Track
*Organization (Position Organization):* 31320 EN-Chem Engr Dept
*Preferred ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*Working Title:* Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Chemical Engineering
*Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response