USA: Asst/Assoc/Full Professor – Nanotechnology and Materials


Northeastern University

Asst/Assoc/Full Professor – Nanotechnology and Materials

Requisition Number: FTFR000413

Division/College: College of Engineering

FT/PT: Full Time

Position Summary:

Northeastern University seeks outstanding faculty candidates for appointments at the associate or full professor level in disciplines related to Nanotechnology and Materials, with specific focus on the emerging areas of biomaterials, computational materials, materiomics for energy, and nanomanufacturing. Successful applicants will lead internationally-recognized research programs that complement existing expertise and align with one or more of Northeastern’s strategic research themes of health, security and sustainability. Exceptional candidates at the assistant professor level will also be considered.

•Biomaterials: biomechanics; composites; polymer science; tissue engineering; cellular processes; immune and inflammatory response; ethical issues

•Computational materials: atom-scale simulation and interaction; quantum mechanics and dynamics; multiscale methods; applied physics

•Materiomics for energy: magnetics; chemical physics; metamaterials

•Nanomanufacturing: nanofabrication; nanopatterning; microstructures


Doctorate degree in a discipline related to Nanotechnology and Materials or in one of the above listed focus areas by the start date, and a record of publication and research funding commensurate with rank and appointment with tenure required.

Additional Information:

Note: Requisition Numbers FTFR000412 and FTFR000413 are a part of the same search and applications from both requisitions will be considered altogether.

About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global, experiential, research university built on a tradition of engagement with the world, creating a distinctive approach to education and research. Over the past seven years, the university has appointed 387 tenured and tenure-track faculty members from around the world. Their expertise in established and emerging fields strategically aligns with Northeastern’s interdisciplinary research enterprise, which focuses on discovering solutions to global challenges in health, security, and sustainability.

How to Apply: Visit the College website and click on Faculty Positions. Application should include (1) detailed resume, (2) research development statement, (3) teaching statement, (4) copy of one sample journal paper, and (5) list of four references with contact information. Screening of applications begins November 15, 2013 and continues until the position is filled. Questions regarding this position should be directed to Prof. Hanchen Huang at

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

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