Job Title: Tenure-track Faculty Position

Location of Position: Irvine, California

Employing Institution: University of California, Irvine

Description of Position: Assistant (Tenure-Track) Professor in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)Research Focus: Advanced manufacturing and fabrication technologies

The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) Department at UCI is seeking applicants with experience and interests in developing advanced manufacturing and fabrication technologies.

Applicants with interests in one or more of the following areas are strongly encouraged to apply:

  • Scalable manufacturing methods: Emphasis on methods, such as additive manufacturing, for scalable multi-functional materials, including high entropy alloys, piezoelectrics, and polymer composites.
  • Manufacturing tools and machinery: Emphasis on novel instrumentation for feedback-based manufacturing and/or multiscale characterization and diagnostics.
  • Microsystems development: Emphasis on micro-nano manufacturing, heterogeneous integration, and packaging.
  • Autonomous full-cycle production: Emphasis on integrating manufacturing with high performance computing, advanced controls, robotics, machine learning, and swarm manufacturing.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants are expected to have received a doctorate degree in a relevant engineering or applied science discipline. See details in https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07842.

 Application Procedure: Required documents are (see details in https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07842):

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Research
  • Three (3) Key Publications
  • Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
  • Service Statement
  • Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
  • Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank.
  • Download, complete, sign, and upload the form: https://ap.uci.edu/wp-content/uploads/AuthReleaseForm.pdf

 Contact Information: Ramin Bostanabad, [email protected]

Website: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07842

Closing Date: 12/11/2022