Koç University Chemical & Biological Engineering department invites applications for a full-time faculty position. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, bioengineering, biotechnology and life sciences. The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Chemical and/or Biological Engineering, Biotechnology or a closely related field.
The applicants are expected to have a visionary research agenda with far-reaching solutions in multiple disciplines potentially leveraging the research infrastructure of Koç University such as Koç University Surface Science and Technology Center (KUYTAM) Koç University Translational Medicine Research Center (KUTTAM), and Koç University Tüpraş Energy Center (KUTEM).
College of Engineering at Koç University provides an outstanding interdisciplinary research environment for the faculty members, with a very strong School of Medicine, Hospital and Health Sciences Campus.
Candidates at all academic ranks with an exemplary research and publication record will be considered. Postdoctoral experience is a plus. The faculty member is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in addition to maintaining a vigorous research program. The position is immediately available. All applications received until 1 October 2024 will receive full consideration and the search will be maintained until the position is filled.
Koç University is a private, nonprofit institution located on a state-of-the-art campus in Istanbul, Turkey. The University is supported by the Vehbi Koç Foundation and is committed to the pursuit of excellence in both teaching and research. The medium of instruction is English. The College of Engineering at Koç University is very strong and dynamic. Faculty members are among the world leaders in their respective research areas and have come to Koç University with significant experience from the best institutions worldwide. The college attracts a significant amount of government and industry funding. Chemical and Biological Engineering program faculty, in particular, attracts high grant budgets along with numerious publication records and awards within the college of engineering. Detailed information can be found at eng.ku.edu.tr and cb.ku.edu.tr.
We are looking for outstanding individuals who are able to build strong research and teaching programs and who can develop into intellectual leaders. It is also important and supported that the candidates interact closely with colleagues across different disciplines, e.g. with the science and medical school and contribute positively to the successful advancement of the College. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package (e.g., housing support, private insurance, K12 package, research startup support).