The University of Chicago (UChicago)

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor - Molecular Engineering

Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering - University of Chicago

Chicago, IL, United States

The Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering (PME) is a unique interdisciplinary school launched by the

University of Chicago in 2011 with the aim of translating molecular and quantum science into

technological solutions with potential societal impact in health and immunology, energy/water/materials

and environmental sustainability, and quantum information technology. An independent unit within the

university, PME is also affiliated with Argonne National Laboratory, and joint appointment is encouraged

when appropriate.


PME invites applications for one or more faculty positions. Please see our website

(https://pme.uchicago.edu/) for a description of some of the research themes highlighted in

PME. We will consider applicants doing research appropriate for any of the themes, and indeed in any

area of theoretical, computational, and experimental molecular and quantum engineering. We invite

applications at the ranks of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor. Candidates must

have a doctoral degree in a relevant field of study and have an outstanding research record. Successful

candidates will be expected to establish and maintain a strong research program and to teach at the

graduate and undergraduate levels.


Applicants must apply online, through the University of Chicago’s Interfolio academic jobs board. To be

considered for a position at the rank of Assistant Professor, please apply at

http://apply.interfolio.com/66279; for Associate Professor, http://apply.interfolio.com/66282; and for

Professor, http://apply.interfolio.com/66284. Applicants are required to upload a cover letter, curriculum

vitae that includes a list of publications, and research and teaching statements. In addition, candidates for Assistant Professor are requested to provide the names and contact information for three references, who will be contacted separately for letters of recommendation. Review of completed (including

recommendation letters) applications will begin on October 15, 2019, and will continue until the positions

are filled. Please contact Heather Crews at hcrews@uchicago.edu with any questions.


The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and

does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University’s Notice of Nondiscrimination. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

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