Texas Tech University Professor (Open Rank) in Lubbock, Texas

Position Description

Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Major/Essential Functions

Applicants must have a PhD degree in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field. Research interests should compliment strengths in the areas of Bioengineering/ Translational Medicine.

Successful candidates will be expected to develop nationally and internationally recognized and externally funded research programs, developmental and multidisciplinary collaborations, teach existing graduate and undergraduate courses in chemical engineering and develop new courses, and perform internal and professional service at a level commensurate with rank.

Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship supported by extramural funding and who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally sponsored research to Texas Tech University are encouraged to apply. Service duties include program-building, as well as commitment to extra-curricular activities. Service to the department, college, university and community is expected.

The application process requires uploading a_ detailed CV, _cover letter, a statement of researchand teaching interests, and _the contact information for at least three references. _

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates must be currently eligible to work in the United States.

Required Qualifications

Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity.

Preferred Qualifications
  • PhD in Chemical Engineering or related field.
  • Research interests should be in the areas of Bioengineering/ Translational Medicine.
EEO Statement

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university does not discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Texas Tech welcomes consideration of dual career and professional couple accommodations.

Pay Statement

$90,000 9 month pay period

Extended Job Title: Professor (Open Rank)

Work Location: Lubbock

Org Level 1: Texas Tech University

Campus: Texas Tech University

Department: Chemical Engineering

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: Yes

Required Attachments: Cover Letter Professional/Personal References Research Statement Resume / CV Teaching Philosophy

Job Type: Full Time

Pay Basis: Monthly

Salary Grade: 800

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Shift: Day

Grant Funded?: No

Requisition ID: 10966BR