Posting InformationPosting Number PG192440EP
Internal Recruitment No Working Title Assistant or Associate Professor In Biomaterials Science and Engineering Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate with experience Work Schedule Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm (not to exceed 40 hours) Job Location Raleigh, NC Department Forest Biomaterials About the Department
The Department of Forest Biomaterials at North Carolina State University is a full-service ecosystem advancing the future of biomaterials from educating future leaders to supporting industry and government research. The Department's responsibilities are for teaching, research and extension activities, and awards undergraduate degrees in Paper Science and Engineering, and Sustainable Materials and Technology; as well as distance Masters, MS, and PhD degrees in Forest Biomaterials.
Essential Job Duties
The Department of Forest Biomaterials at North Carolina State University is seeking candidates for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor with interest and experience in Biomaterials Chemistry or Chemical Engineering. The position is a 9-month appointment with Research (45%), Teaching (45%), and Service (10%) responsibilities. The successful candidate is expected to teach core classes in one of the largest and most successful paper science and engineering programs in the world. The candidate is also expected to develop a nationally and internationally recognized research program in the areas such as biomass characterization, biomass conversion, biorefinery process and product development, value-added biobased products and the sustainable bioeconomy.
This position is envisioned to be someone with a degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or closely aligned engineering field, who can teach in the ABET accredited Paper Science and Engineering program. The candidate should have demonstrated experience in some aspects of the following with the biomass characterization, conversion, and creation of value-added biobased products; chemical processes for conversion of biomass into pulp and paper products, materials or bioenergy products. The successful candidate should have an interest in working with industrial partners.
Other duties as assigned.
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Valid NC Driver's License required No Commercial Driver's License required No
Recruitment Dates and Special InstructionsJob Open Date 03/09/2023
Anticipated Close Date Open Until Filled Special Instructions to Applicants
Please include as attachments a resume/CV, cover letter, research statement, and teaching statement.
Position DetailsPosition Number 00000707
Position Type Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week) 1.0 Appointment 9 Month Recurring Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather Non Mandatory - Adverse Weather Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events Non Mandatory - Emergency Event Department ID 150301 - Forest Biomaterials AA/EEO
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