Job ID: 198235

Chair, Associate or Full Professor of Chemical Engineering

University of Mississippi

  • Oct. 31, 2022
  • Open until filled
  • Jan or Aug 2023
  • Department Head/Head/Chair
    Associate Professor
  • Chemical/Petroleum

The School of Engineering at the University of Mississippi is seeking an experienced educator, researcher, and administrator for the position of Chair of Chemical Engineering. The faculty appointment will be at a rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Candidates must have:

  • a doctoral degree in Chemical Engineering or a closely related discipline and a record of scholarly and professional accomplishment to qualify for appointment at the rank of associate or full professor with tenure;
  • a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching excellence;
  • a history of securing competitive, extramural research funding;
  • a successful track record of mentoring graduate students;
  • record of collaboration with a wide range of constituents (faculty, staff, students; industry and government officials; and private, state, and federal sponsors);
  • history of supervising, mentoring, and empowering faculty and staff; and
  • excellent listening, decision-making, and consensus-building skills
  • an ability to develop a shared vision for the department through open communication and transparency.

  • The University of Mississippi embraces a meaningful and holistic commitment to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. The University of Mississippi is committed to embracing a collaborative, innovative, and inclusive community that affirms all employees. Given our institutional history and current priorities, we place diversity as central to fulfilling our mission of excellence. We work to ensure that employees recognize and experience the University of Mississippi as a vibrant environment where diverse identities, ideas, and experiences are welcomed, valued, and supported.

    The University of Mississippi is actively recruiting, hiring, and retaining the widest array of talented faculty and staff, nationally and internationally.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Gregg Davidson
    Geology & Geol. Engineering
    University of Mississippi
    Carrier 120a
    University, MS 38677
  • 662-915-5824

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