Job ID: 149542

Assistant Professor - Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering

University of Dayton

  • Nov. 12, 2020
  • Assistant Professor - Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering
  • Chemical and Materials Engineering
  • University of Dayton
    Dayton, OH
  • Jan. 31, 2021
  • Aug. 16, 2021
  • Assistant Professor
  • Material/Metallurgy
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)

At the University of Dayton, we are looking for new faculty whose passion aligns with our mission. If a focus on meaningful research that advances the common good, exploration and implementation of innovative teaching approaches, shaping the next generation of engineers, and engagement in impactful service opportunities sound appealing, apply today. Dayton is the home to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), the University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI), and industrial partners, and as such, affords the faculty exceptional opportunities for collaborations with government, industry, and academia.

The University of Dayton Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering invites qualified applicants to apply for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level. Candidates with a commitment to innovative teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level are encouraged to apply. The candidate will be expected to work closely with a diverse population of students and engage in service to the University, profession and community. Successful candidates are expected to develop an externally funded research program. All relevant chemical engineering research areas will be considered with the expectation that the candidate’s program will extend or complement current research efforts at the University of Dayton. This position will start on August 16, 2021.

All candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Bioengineering, or related field by July 15, 2021 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering; demonstrated research experience in chemical, materials or bioengineering with a vision for future research growth; excellent written communication skills; an articulated commitment to quality teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels; and a demonstrated commitment to understanding and promoting inclusive excellence. For a complete listing of the preferred qualifications and required documents, please see the position at:…. Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2021 11:55 PM EST.

The University of Dayton is a top tier Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. Founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, the University is a diverse community committed to advancing the common good through intellectual curiosity, academic rigor, community engagement and local, national and global partnerships. Guided by the Marianist educational philosophy, we educate the whole person and link learning and scholarship with leadership and service.

The university is also pleased to provide support for spouses of prospective and newly hired faculty through its dual career program. While we cannot guarantee placement, we serve as an effective resource and support system for your spouse. Information can be found at

  • Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Contact Information

  • Kristen Krupa, Search Committee Chair
    Chemical and Materials Engineering
    University of Dayton
    300 College Park
    Dayton, OH 45469
  • 937-229-2627

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