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Associate, Full Professor - Computation and Simulation, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Recruitment Period

Open February 12th, 2014 through March 31st, 2014



The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE) at the University of California, Berkeley, seeks applicants for a tenure-track position at the associate or full professor level beginning as early as 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 accomplishment in computation and simulation will be considered. The minimum qualification required to be considered an applicant for the position is a PhD or equivalent degree in chemical engineering or a closely related discipline by application date. In addition, the applicant should demonstrate accomplishment in the field of molecular computation and simulations.

If you would like to nominate a colleague to apply for the position, please send your requests to Berend Smit (berend-smit@berkeley.edu) by March 3, 2014. Please include the candidate’s name, current affiliation, and contact information (email). We will contact the candidate with an invitation to apply.

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 March 31, 2014. 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 Department is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. The University is responsive to the needs of dual career couples. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.




3-5 letters of reference required