The International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN) at Northwestern invites applications for a tenure-line faculty position at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor commencing in fall 2021. The candidate’s research should be focused on nanotechnology while being broadly interdisciplinary. Areas of interest include biomedical engineering, chemistry, materials science & engineering, chemical & biological engineering, and molecular biosciences. Candidates should have a demonstrated track record of excellence in research, teaching, and scholarship. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate students as well as building an original and truly outstanding research program. This posting will remain open until filled; however, first consideration will be given to applications received by November 15, 2020.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.