Faculty Position Openings

The William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at The Ohio State University currently has a TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITION open:


CANCER CLUSTER -  ENDOWED; Associate or Full Professor. This is a senior endowed position for a mid-career chemical engineer doing outstanding research in cancer. Position will involve strong collaborations with faculty in medical-related disciplines and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center developing novel approaches to targeted cancer detection, characterization, imaging, and treatment, with research emphasizing personalized medicine in diagnosis and treatment given priority. Click here for the application portal.


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Welcome to the William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering!

CBE Department Chair Andre Palmer visits with the Class of 1980.

Please browse our pages and read CBE Department Chair Andre Palmer's welcome message.  Pictured above: Professor Palmer visits with the Class of 1980. 

Explore the New Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry Building

CBEC - Photo c Brad Feinknopf 2015

From future-focused research in energy, advanced materials, and polymers, to bioengineering, cancer research, and drug delivery, some of the world's greatest challenges will be solved here. 

        Koffolt Laboratories, located in the new 225,000 gross sq. ft. CBEC (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry) building, offers state-of-the-art laboratory and classroom space and supports collaborative learning and intensive research.

        Take a visual tour or take the #MannequinChallenge at Unit Operations Laboratory. 

        But most of all, come and see for yourself what the Wiliam G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is all about.