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Chemical Engineering Teaching Faculty Position

Non-Tenure Track Position

The Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at the Florida A&M University - Florida State University College of Engineering is pleased to invite applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track, twelve-month teaching faculty position in the city of Tallahassee. Florida. This is a permanent position, which has university benefits and opportunities for promotion. The main responsibilities for this position are those associated with teaching undergraduate chemical engineering courses. These include chemical engineering process design, process control and other courses in the core curriculum. The candidate will prepare documentation for assessment of these courses as part of the program accreditation process and also mentor and advise students.

The Department has a dynamic group of faculty active in research and teaching across various areas of chemical, biomedical, and materials engineering. The FAMU-FSU College of Engineering is the unique combination of two outstanding universities with overlapping but distinct missions – the nation's top Historically Black College/University and a Tier-1 research university. As such we provide an outstanding research and entrepreneurship-based education to one of the most diverse student populations in the US. Faculty are employed by one of our partner universities, but hold joint faculty privileges at both institutions.

Suitable applicants must possess an earned PhD degree in chemical engineering or a closely related engineering discipline. Experience in chemical or biochemical industry, particularly process design and control and use of process simulator software such as Aspen, is highly desirable. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to motivate and inspire students are essential.

Interested candidates should submit:

  1. A cover letter
  2. A full curriculum vitae
  3. A 2-3 page statement of teaching interests and experiences
  4. The names and contact information of three professional references
  5. An Equal Employment Opportunity Survey for Faculty Applicants (…)

To apply, visit, search for Job Opening ID: 46249, and complete an application online. Screening and interviewing of applicants will begin on November 4, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Yaw Yeboah at

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with university Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

Florida A&M University and Florida State University are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers that encourage applications from minorities and women, and comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Both are public records agencies pursuant to Chapter 119, Florida Statutes.