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Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering- Assistant Professor

Recruitment Period

Open October 15th, 2013 through December 2nd, 2013


The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE) at the University of California, Berkeley, seeks applicants for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning in Fall 2014. The Department consistently ranks among the top research and teaching programs in the country and continues to be at the forefront in developing programs in emerging areas of chemical engineering and technology. Creative and energetic individuals who show extraordinary promise or accomplishment in any research area within chemical and biomolecular engineering will be considered. The minimum qualification required to be considered an applicant for the position is the completion of all degree requirements except the dissertation in chemical engineering or a closely related discipline. In addition, the applicant should have a PhD or equivalent degree in chemical engineering or a closely related discipline by date of hire.

All recommendation letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality: http://apo.chance.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html.

Application material must be received by December 2, 2013. Interviewing will begin in late December, and early application is encouraged. If you would like to receive more information, please contact Professor Berend Smit at berend-smit@berkeley.edu.

For information about potential relocation to Berkeley, or career needs of accompanying partners and spouses, please contact the CALcierge office at calcierge@berkeley.edu or visit calcierge.berkeley.edu.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. UC Berkeley is committed to diversity in all aspects of our mission and to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples and single parents.




3-5 letters of reference required