Teaching Professor

Drexel Philadelphia, PA Full Time
Philadelphia, PA
68 days ago

Full Job Description

About Drexel 

Drexel is one of Philadelphia's top 10 private employers, a comprehensive global research university and a major engine for economic development in the region. With over 24,000 students, Drexel is one of America's 15 largest private universities. Drexel has committed to being the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics. 

Job Summary 

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering (CBE) at Drexel University invites applications for a non-tenure track teaching faculty appointment at the associate or full professor level in the areas of process design, economics, process simulation, process safety and industrial practice. A successful candidate should be able to handle other instructional areas within the chemical engineering curriculum as needs arise.

Essential Functions 

Essential functions include coordinating the capstone senior design experience in chemical engineering; developing and teaching assigned courses effectively; participating in departmental curriculum improvement efforts, including development and assessment activities; and serving on the department undergraduate curriculum committee.

Required Qualifications 

  • Bachelor's Degree, Chemical engineering or a closely related field

  • A minimum of 1 year experience 

  • Other requirements: Applicants should have industrial experience with process design and/or scale-up; familiarity with a university setting; an ability to communicate effectively with students, faculty, and staff; and a strong desire to educate undergraduate students.

Preferred Qualification

Experience in using ASPEN or other process simulators or computational packages such as COMSOL to analyze industrial chemical or biological processes is desirable 

Physical Demands 

  • Typically sitting at a desk/table, standing, walking

  • Lifting demands - 25lb


University City,  Philadelphia, Pa

Special Instructions to the Applicant 

Please make sure you upload your CV/resume and cover letter when submitting your application. 

Review of applicants will continue until a suitable candidate pool is identified.