Assistant to the School Head


The School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering (CBEE) at Oregon State University, located in Corvallis, Oregon, is seeking to fill one full-time, 12-month professional faculty position with the title of Assistant to the Head. 

The CBEE School Head’s office is the central administrative unit for overall school leadership and management. The Assistant to the School Head assists the CBEE School Head in performance of duties concerning academic, research, development and the commercialization mission of the School. The work performed by the Assistant to the School Head is often highly sensitive and confidential, both in verbal and written form. Any breaches to the confidentiality could be damaging. Tasks are often varied and change rapidly in scope and complexity over time.

To receive full consideration, completed applications must be received by April 26. For a complete posting and to apply, visit:

OSU seeks diversity as a source of enrichment for our university community. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who share our vision of an inclusive community. OSU offers many programs to support work-life balance and is sensitive to dual career needs.


Postdoc Position

The School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering (CBEE) at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon, seeks to fill one fulll-time (1.00 FTE), Postdoctoral Scholar in Interface and Surface Science. 

A Postdoctoral Scholar position with a background in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Chemistry, or Physics is available in the School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering (CBEE) at Oregon State University under the direction of Prof. Gregory Herman. Candidates must have significant experience with X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) and scanning tunneling microscopy (STM). The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track record of scholarship, including several first-author publications, presentations at scientific conferences, and strong project management skills. The candidate will study the surface and interface properties of materials using ambient pressure XPS and STM. Projects include single atom catalysis, surface corrosion, and electronic materials/devices. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with ambient pressure techniques (AP-XPS and/or AP-STM) and will contribute to the educational and research mission of CBEE and OSU.

Further information regarding the research in Prof. Herman’s group, research capabilities, and postdoctoral positions at Oregon State University can be found at, and, respectively.

Candidates must have completed their doctoral defense and be able to start as soon as possible. To apply please send a single pdf file containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to by May 24, 2019.