Job ID: 148066

Tenure-Track Faculty Position

New Jersey Institute of Technology

  • Oct. 23, 2020
  • Tenure-Track Faculty Position
  • Otto H. York Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
    Newark, NJ
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Material/Metallurgy

Tenure-Track Faculty Position
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Materials Engineering

The Otto H. York Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the New Jersey Institute of Technology invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor with an expected start date of Fall 2021. We are seeking highly qualified candidates with a Ph.D. degree in Materials Science and Engineering or a closely related field. The successful candidates should have a proven track record of research accomplishments and a commitment to teaching excellence. Candidates with areas of expertise that include nanomaterials, biomaterials, engineered particulates, membranes, energetic materials, materials for energy storage or generation, ceramics, or soft materials are encouraged to apply. Outstanding candidates with expertise in other areas of materials science and engineering will also be considered. Candidates focusing on experimental as well as theoretical and computational research are welcome. Candidates from under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

NJIT offers competitive startup packages, exciting opportunities for research collaboration, and a supportive environment for new faculty. Furthermore, numerous interdisciplinary centers and institutes across the campus ( offer access to comprehensive, state-of-the-art core facilities. The Department is home to one of three University sites of the National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center Membrane Science, Engineering and Technology Center.

Applications must be submitted online: include a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching interests, and names of at least three references in the application package. Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to the Department Chair, Lisa Axe,

Diversity is a core value of NJIT and we are committed to make diversity, equity and inclusion, part of everything we do. We celebrate the diversity of our university community and recognize the cultural and personal differences. We strive to cultivate an inclusive campus culture that promotes excellence among our faculty, staff and students. Building a robust and diverse community is critical to NJIT’s continuing status as a premier institution of higher education and a leading polytechnic university.

As an EEO employer, NJIT is committed to building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, gender, disability, religion or veteran status.

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