University of California, Riverside- Tenure Track Faculty Positions

The Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Riverside invites applications for tenure-track or tenured positions in the areas of environmental engineering and technology (water quality related), and materials for energy. Applications are especially encouraged from individuals with research interest in advanced oxidation processes, membrane technology, and materials for energy storage.

Qualifications: Applicants should have a distinguished academic record, an exceptional potential to conduct world-class research, and a commitment and desire to teach chemical and environmental engineering classes at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Senior candidates may be considered with an exceptional research, teaching, and graduate student record. A doctoral degree in chemical or environmental engineering or a related field is required.

We anticipate that the successful applicant will complement the highly motivated and entrepreneurial spirit of the College faculty, contributing meaningfully to the success of future teaching, research, and service accomplishments. Faculty research activities are essential to the success of our program and as such new members are expected to initiate and sustain strong sponsored research and graduate training programs. People with vigorous research programs and demonstrated graduate student productivity are strongly encouraged to apply for the senior rank. Salary level will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

How To Apply:  For more information visit our website.   Please apply online and and submit the requested PDF files. For inquiries and questions, please contact us at

The search committee will review received applications beginning on January 15, 2012 and continue to receive applications until the positions are filled.

The Bourns College of Engineering is proud of its faculty’s accomplishments and our rapid growth. Over the past five years, undergraduate and graduate enrollments have grown by 70 percent. The College currently has 82 faculty members, 2,100 undergraduates, and 500 graduate students, and more than $32 million in annual research expenditures. The College will open a new Material Science and Engineering Building this year, and another engineering building is slated for construction beginning in 2013.

The University of California, Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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