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Assistant or Associate Professor in Chemical Engineering

The Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Southern California seeks to fill two new tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.  We seek outstanding candidates in chemical engineering who are pursuing research in the areas of (1) tissue engineering and biopolymers and (2) environmental engineering and sustainable processes. Truly outstanding candidates at any academic rank in these and other areas of chemical engineering will also be considered.


Applicants for tenure-track positions should provide
•    Cover letter
•    Curriculum vitae
•    Teaching and research statement in chemical engineering (each two pages maximum) Contact information for three individuals who can provide letters of reference


Submit all materials on-line through the Mork Family Department website http://chems.usc.edu (Employment Opportunities). Interested individuals are welcome to contact Prof. Steven Nutt, Chair of the Department (nutt@usc.edu ) or Heather Alexander (213-740-2062). Applications received by January 15, 2014 will receive full consideration.


USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering offers world-class research opportunities, interdisciplinary collaborative research centers, and exceptional facilities for experimental research (http://viterbi.usc.edu/research/). The Viterbi School is among the top engineering schools in the world - more than a third of its 177 tenured/tenure-track faculty members are fellows in their respective professional societies, and 35 affiliated faculty members have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering.


The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.

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