Now Hiring! Assistant Professor – Sustainable Water Processing for the Resource Industry

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry invites applications for a tenure stream appointment in advanced approaches and technologies for water treatment (recovery-purification-recycle) and management for the natural resource sector. We have a specific interest in applications relating to the mining, metals, environmental, or oil and gas industries. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor with an expected start date of July 1, 2020, or shortly thereafter.

The candidate’s expertise will be expected to complement our existing strengths in the Institute for Water Innovation (IWI), the Pulp and Paper Centre, BioZone, the Institute for Sustainable Energy (ISE), and the Centre for Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Engineering (CARTE) among many other centres at the University of Toronto (see below for details). A track record and interest in collaboration across multiple disciplines (e.g., engineering, physical and environmental sciences, computer science and social sciences) is a key element of the position.

All qualified applicants are invited to apply online by clicking on the link below. Please include the following materials: a cover letter; a curriculum vitae; a statement of research vision with a five to ten year horizon (three to five pages); up to three sample publications; as well as, a teaching dossier including a statement of teaching philosophy and interests, and if available sample course syllabi, teaching evaluations, or evidence of superior performance in other teaching-related activities as listed above. If you have any questions about this position, please contact All application materials must be submitted online. Please combine attachments into one file in PDF or Word formats. Submission guidelines can be found at Applicants should also arrange for three letters of reference (signed and on letterhead) to be sent directly by the referees to by February 18, 2020.

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