The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities invites applications to a full-time, tenure-track position in the area of advanced materials and manufacturing beginning Fall 2020. Areas of particular interest include but are not limited to: computational design, characterization, processing and synthesis of materials; surface engineering and tribology; additive manufacturing; and scalable and adaptable manufacturing processes to achieve multifunctional materials. The appointment is expected to be at the Assistant Professor level, but in exceptional cases applicants may be considered for a tenured appointment.
Applicants are expected to hold, or complete by Fall 2020, a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (or a closely related discipline) and have demonstrated the potential to conduct a vigorous and high-profile research program as evidenced by their publication record and supporting letters from recognized leaders in the field. The ability to teach effectively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels to a diverse group of engineering students is required. The candidate’s expertise and documented research and teaching activities must demonstrate a strong potential to enhance the department’s research and teaching missions.
Internal Number: 332252
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