The Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin invites applications from outstanding applicants in the following three areas of interest:
Director of the Nuclear Engineering Teaching Laboratory (NETL) and Professor of Nuclear and Radiation Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin seeks outstanding applicants for the position of Director of the Nuclear Engineering Teaching Laboratory (NETL) and Professor in the Nuclear and Radiation Engineering Area. Specific areas of interest include but are not limited to nuclear science for non-proliferation and national security, nuclear analytical techniques for materials characterization, robotics for nuclear applications, nuclear fuel cycles, advanced nuclear reactor design, and medical and industrial applications of nuclear technology. The successful candidate will actively oversee the operations of our 1.1 MW TRIGA reactor research facility and actively support ongoing and new research opportunities. Please apply for this position here.
Materials Science and Engineering Faculty
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin seeks outstanding applicants for tenured and tenure-track faculty positions from the Assistant to Full Professor levels in the Materials Science and Engineering Area. Specific areas of interest include but are not limited to energy materials, electronic materials, materials for additive manufacturing, structural materials, biomaterials, advanced materials characterization (in situ and ex situ) and computational materials science. The successful candidates will work closely with the Texas Materials Institute and the Materials Science and Engineering graduate program. Please apply for this position here.
Emerging Areas in Mechanical Engineering Faculty
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin seeks outstanding applicants for several tenured and tenure-track faculty positions in any emerging area in Mechanical Engineering. Applicants are sought at the rank of assistant and full professor. General areas of interest include, but are not limited to 1) real-time estimation and control with applications in automation, healthcare and manufacturing, 2) large scale computation for system modeling, design and control of complex systems; 3) advanced sensors and metrology; 5) advanced manufacturing; and 6) mechanobiology. Other emerging areas will be considered. Please apply for this position here.
Mechanical Engineering Lecturer
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin seeks to develop a pool of candidates at the rank of lecturer or senior lecturer for possible temporary/non-tenure track, part-time positions to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Positions are part-time, contingent upon student enrollment and the availability of funding, and are not available every year. Assignments are usually made on a semester-by-semester basis. Positions are annually renewable, contingent on funding and performance. Please apply for this position here.
Interested applicants should submit the following via the link under that position : a cover letter, current vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and a list of at least five references. For those applying at the Assistant Professor level, please also provide a copy of your graduate academic transcript.
Candidates should address their submission to Faculty Search Committee – Area of Interest. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form and provide documents to verify identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. A security sensitive background check will be conducted on the applicant selected.
The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.