The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering
invites applications for a full time, non-tenured, renewable faculty position in Biochemistry/Biomolecular
Engineering with a start date of September 1, 2019. New York University (NYU) is one of the top private
universities in the United States. We have an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic
School of Engineering.
Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate
engineers for the 21st century. We are committed to quality, integrity, and respect for each other. We take
pride in our high numbers of women students and students who are the first in their family to go to
college. We seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. Tandon belongs to
the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches.
We foster innovation and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world:
Our faculty and students are part of the high-tech start-up culture in New York City and in
We support four "future lab" business incubators that connect our students and faculty to today’s
We collaborate closely with other universities throughout NYC.
We maintain strong partnerships with NY city and state governments and with industry and
With NYU’s unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We
are deeply committed to teaching and learning, and we lead in online education and in K-12 STEM
outreach. Our students conduct Vertically Integrated Research projects and participate in an extensive
undergraduate summer research program.
We invite applicants who have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching Biochemistry and other
Biomolecular Engineering subjects such as, for example, Bioseparations and Bioreactor Design, Protein
Engineering, and/or Genetic Engineering to undergraduate students at Tandon. Responsibilities include
teaching both lectures and labs, as well as oversight of safety and safety training in both teaching and
research laboratories. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Biochemistry or a related field, preferably with
at least several years of post-doctoral experience. Experience teaching Biochemistry or other
Biomolecular Engineering subjects at the University level is required.
You should submit:
Recent teaching evaluations (if available)
Teaching statement describing experience and teaching philosophy
Names and contact information for three references.
Please submit materials electronically at
We will review applications starting June 15, 2019 and will continue until we fill the position; we
encourage you to submit early.