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Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 77856

Please Note: A change was made to this position announcement on 10/10/13

 

Working Title:
Professor - Mechanical Engineering
Official Title:
PROFESSOR(C20NN) or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR(C30NN) or ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Degree and area of specialization:
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.
 
  
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Demonstrate potential in scholarship, teaching and research in one of the indicated areas. Strong aptitudes for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels and an outstanding ability to conduct collaborative externally-funded research. For more senior applicants, an outstanding reputation in the field of specialty is a primary requirement. Candidates for a tenured position will possess academic credentials to qualify for a tenured faculty appointment at UW-Madison.
Principal duties:
Develop, adapt, and teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in Mechanical Engineering; supervise graduate student research; develop and direct funded research; participate in faculty governance and public service.
Research areas of interest include (but are not limited to):
- Advanced manufacturing especially in the areas of sustainable and additive manufacturing
- Biomechanics, biofabrication, and biomechatronics
- Advanced materials processing, nanomaterials processing, and hybrid/composite/heterogeneous materials processing
- Cyber-physical systems, combining physical components with information and advanced computing, human-system interaction, and modeling for virtual prototyping in the engineering design process.
 
  

A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
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  Employee Class:
 Faculty
Department(s):ENGR/MECHANCIAL ENGR
Full Time Salary Rate:Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Term:N/A
Appointment percent:100%
Anticipated begin date:AUGUST 25, 2014
Number of Positions:2

TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION
Application must be received by: DECEMBER 31, 2013
HOW TO APPLY:
HOW TO APPLY:
Applicants should send curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research experience and interests, a research plan, and names and contact information of four references to the Search Committee. Electronic submissions are preferred to mesearch@engr.wisc.edu. If needed, the mailing address is Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1513 University Ave., Rm 3107 Mechanical Engineering, Madison, WI 53706-1572.

We will continue to accept applications after the deadline date until the positions have been filled.
Unless another application procedure has been specified above, please send resume and cover letter referring to Position Vacancy Listing #77856 to:
ME Faculty Search Committee
 
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Fax: N/A
1500 Engineering Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1609
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

NOTE: Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. In the case where there are fewer than five finalists, the names of the five most qualified candidates must be released upon request.  

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
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