Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


Green Chemistry


Associate or Full Professor

Discovery Themes Focus Areas

No focus area indicated


This position is partially funded by Ohio State’s Discovery Themes Initiative (, a significant faculty hiring investment in key thematic areas in which the university can build on its culture of academic collaboration to make a global impact, and is a joint appointment with the William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. The successful candidate will be engaged in the Sustainable and Resilient Economy (SRE) program ( with a highly collaborative interdisciplinary community of scholars from Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Health Sciences, Economics and Business. Candidates with an established research program in the field of reaction engineering including but not limited to catalysis and renewable energy systems that is relevant to the general field of sustainable engineering and chemistry are strongly encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will be expected to lead or participate in collaborative teams and interdisciplinary research with the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, and the broader community of scholars.

The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department is located in a new, state-of-the-art new building which opened in January, 2015.


Successful candidates will have demonstrated a strong record of publication and intellectual leadership in their research field, as well as a record of leading and/or participating in collaborative, interdisciplinary research teams.


Application Instructions

Electronically submit a curriculum vitae, a description of research accomplishments and plans for future research, a description of teaching interests, a list of publications, and a summary of recent research funding to:

Bill Cory, HR Manager
William G. Lowrie Dept. of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
CBEC - 151 W. Woodruff
Columbus, OH 43210-1350
614-247-2449 Office / 614-247-8810 Fax

Application deadline: February 1, 2016 or until filled. Applications will be accepted and reviewed continuously. To ensure full consideration applying by the deadline is suggested.

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF ADVANCE Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.