Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Aerospace Engineering
The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2018. We seek an individual who will strengthen our aerospace engineering research and educational programs. Applicants from all areas of aerospace engineering are welcome; of particular interest are applicants with disciplinary expertise in aerodynamics, structures, and/or system optimization, who are applying this expertise to design the next generation of aerospace vehicles. Preference will be given to applicants who have synergies with existing faculty.
Applicants are expected to have a doctorate from an accredited university in aerospace engineering or a closely related field, by the time of employment. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain a strong publication record, recruit and supervise graduate students, teach core undergraduate and graduate aerospace courses, develop a sponsored research program, collaborate with other faculty, and engage in service to the university and to the aerospace engineering profession. Information about the Department can be found at the website: http://mae.eng.uci.edu/.
Applications should include a cover letter; a description of research and teaching interests, including ability to contribute to the aerospace program; a curriculum vitae; a statement describing commitment to diversity, and the names and contact information of at least four references. References will not be contacted until a later stage of consideration, after consultation with the candidate.
Applications received by January 15, 2017 are assured full consideration, but the search will continue until the position is filled. Applications should be submitted electronically at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04418.