Faculty Position in Energy Systems at Koç University College of Engineering in Istanbul, Turkey

Koç University College of Engineering invites applications for a full-time faculty position in energy-related research. The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Engineering or Applied Sciences. The candidate is expected (but not limited) to develop a research program on the applications of theoretical/computational chemistry, molecular modeling, and/or cheminformatics and machine learning/deep learning/AI in energy-related topical disciplines. The candidate is also expected to contribute to research collaboration between Koç University and Tüpraş within the umbrella of KUTEM (Koç University Tüpraş Energy Center). 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.

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. Detailed information can be found at eng.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 that the candidates interact closely with colleagues across different disciplines 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).

Applicants should submit their application online at Academic Jobs Online: CV, a description of the proposed research program, a statement of teaching interests, and the names and addresses of at least three references. Although applications completed by August 31, 2020 will receive full consideration, candidates are urged to submit all required material as soon as possible.