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Adjunct Faculty, Chemical Engineering

Apply now Job no: 492675
Work type: Adjunct
Location: Chester
Categories: Faculty (Adjunct)

The Department of Chemical Engineering invites qualified applicants with interest in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in topics such as programming using MATLAB, thermodynamics, process design, mass transfer, transport phenomena, applied reaction kinetics and catalysis, chemical engineering thermodynamics and process modeling and simulation.

Required qualifications include an earned doctorate, ABD or master’s degree in chemical engineering or closely related field. Candidates with relevant teaching and/or industrial experience are preferred. For further information about the chemical engineering program, please visit our website at, and

Applicants must submit a cover letter that identifies preferred courses, curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references.  All materials must be submitted electronically, in pdf or docx format, to   

This is a pooled position from which adjunct faculty will be hired. Applications are accepted at any time and will be reviewed on an ongoing basis throughout the year.  You will be contacted if chosen for an interview.

Widener University has established a COVID-19 vaccination policy that requires all faculty and staff who will be on our campuses to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Our goal is that all members of the Pride may safely experience Widener's hands on, inclusive, and personalized learning environment in person.

The School of Engineering is committed to the principles and practices of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage applications from those who share our dedication to providing a welcoming and inclusive teaching, learning, and working environment. We believe that students, faculty, and staff should have equitable opportunities to pursue and advance toward their professional goals without marginalization or exclusion due to their differences. The diversity of our community is central to our success as a vibrant center of learning, teaching, research, and civic engagement.

Widener has a strategic commitment to building an inclusive university community whose diversity enriches the lives of all members and where our students are prepared for living in a pluralistic and ever-changing world. As a leading metropolitan university, Widener strives to embody the values that are inherent in our mission: civic engagement, access, inclusion, academic excellence, innovation, and leadership.

Widener University, an independent, metropolitan, doctoral-intensive University, connects curricula to social issues through civic engagement. Dynamic teaching, active scholarship, personal attention and experiential learning are key components of the Widener Experience. Located in Chester, PA, Widener's main campus is nestled between Philadelphia, PA and Wilmington, DE, with Law School located in both Harrisburg and Wilmington. For more information about the University, please visit our website at


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