At the University of Dayton, we are looking for new faculty whose passion aligns with our mission. If a focus on meaningful research that advances the common good, exploration and implementation of innovative teaching approaches, shaping the next generation of engineers, and engagement in impactful service opportunities sound appealing, apply today. Dayton is the home to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), the University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI), and industrial partners such as GE and Emerson Climate Technologies, and as such, affords the faculty exceptional opportunities for collaborations with government, industry, and academia. This position at the University of Dayton has an unparalleled opportunity to develop collaborative relationships with these world-class institutions. The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering offers a Bachelor’s degree of Chemical Engineering, M.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Materials Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Materials Engineering.
This faculty position supports a commitment to quality teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level and will be expected to work closely with a diverse population of students, and engage in service to the University, profession and community. This faculty position is also expected to develop an externally funded research program and build strong governmental and/or industrial research collaborations.
The University of Dayton is a top tier, Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. Founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, the University is a diverse community committed to advancing the common good through intellectual curiosity, academic rigor, community engagement and local, national and global partnerships. Guided by the Marianist educational philosophy, we educate the whole person and link learning and scholarship with leadership and service.
Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Bioengineering, or related field by July 15, 2020 with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from an ABET accredited institution
Demonstrated research experience in chemical, materials, or bioengineering with a detailed vision for future research growth
Excellent written communication skills
Articulated commitment to quality teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels
Preferred Qualifications:* While everyone may not possess all of the preferred qualifications, the ideal candidate will bring many of the following qualifications:
Post-doctoral research and/or industrial experience
Working as an on-site collaborator or contractor at a United States Department of Defense (DoD) installation
Teaching as instructor of record for a college-level course
Writing competitive grants
Collaborating with industrial partners
Effective oral communication skills
Effective interpersonal communication skills
Demonstrated commitment to:
Quality and innovative teaching strategies
An appreciation of the University’s Marianist’s values of theory to practice, practical wisdom and community
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 497569
About University of Dayton
The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. We are a diverse community committed, in the Marianist tradition, to educating the whole person and to linking learning and scholarship with leadership and service. As Marianists, we are a worldwide family of Catholic brothers, priests, sisters and committed lay people. Our spirit of hospitality and inclusiveness permeates campus. What distinguishes us is our constant seeking of truth and knowledge in our overall mission to improve the world.We ask big questions and take action in all realms of knowledge — the arts, sciences, religion, business, education, engineering and law.We lead and we serve because we believe that the more people we help to develop compassionate hearts and critical minds, the better our world will be.