Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty Position in Materials Science and Engineering (Posted October 2013)

The Department of Materials Science & Engineering at Drexel University is seeking applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position with a demonstrated record of excellence in original research in soft materials.

While primary consideration will be given to candidates with areas of expertise in synthesis and processing of polymeric materials, the ideal applicant should possess research interests in applying principles of soft materials in emerging research areas such as advanced energy technologies, biomedical materials and devices, or environmental sustainability. Located in an exciting urban environment, our department has rapidly expanded during the past 10 years; presently has 16 faculty, 155 undergraduate and over 100 graduate students working in four core research directions including materials for energy, health, extreme environments and electronics. Our graduate program was recently ranked #11 among all materials PhD programs in the US by the National Research Council.

Applicants should submit a cover letter; a full curriculum vitae; statements of research and teaching plans; and names and contact information of references (minimum 3) here. The position is available immediately and applications will be considered until the position is filled.  Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from qualified women and minorities.

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For questions, please contact

Keiko Nakazawa

Materials Program Manager
LeBow 344
(215) 895-2323