Chairperson/Professor - Florida State University-Tallahassee in Tallahassee Florida

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Florida State University-Tallahassee

Tallahassee, Florida 32310

United States


Detailed Job Description

Candidates for the position should have a Ph.D. in chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, or related field and a proven record of leadership and accomplishment in both scholarly research and teaching. All research areas will be considered, but priority will be given to candidates who can build upon existing strengths in advanced materials, energy and/or biomedical engineering in the Department and two Universities.

The Chair reports to the Dean of the College of Engineering and is responsible for administrative, budgetary and personnel decisions within the department, as well as industrial partnerships and alumni relations. The appointment will be at the rank of Full Professor.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Department has a dynamic group of faculty, and there are many opportunities for interaction and collaboration with the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, the FSU College of Medicine, and other existing programs. (Details can be found at the Department web page:

Qualified applicants should send a detailed résumé, and the names and contact information of at least three professional references, as well as a statement of educational, research and leadership philosophy, and a strategic vision for enhancing the research and educational mission of the department. Evaluation of candidates will start January 1st, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. Applications in PDF format should be sent electronically via:, Job Opening ID # 35044.

The FAMU-FSU College of Engineering is an AA/EEO employer; members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Keyword Phrases

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Department Chair
  • FAMU-FSU College of Engineering
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Department Chair
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 12/31/2012