Position Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
Posting Number: F1700169
The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York invites applicants for multiple tenure-track faculty positions. These positions are at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor levels. We are particularly looking for candidates who can operate effectively in a diverse community of students and faculty, and share our vision of helping all constituents reach their full potential.
Excellent candidates in all areas will be considered but areas of particular interest include: (1) modeling and analysis in advanced manufacturing; (2) dynamics and controls of autonomous or robotic systems; or (3) fluid/structure interactions in aerospace applications. Applicants are requested to clearly indicate in their cover letter which of the areas is their area of interest. Applicants with multidisciplinary expertise spanning two or more of these areas are encouraged as well.
Applicants are expected to contribute to the core teaching and research missions in MAE. In particular, successful candidates will be expected to develop an independent, externally-funded, internationally-recognized research program, teach core MAE graduate- and undergraduate-level courses, develop new specialized MAE courses, supervise graduate research and contribute to departmental affairs.
The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Buffalo is the largest and most comprehensive of the SUNY engineering schools. The MAE Department currently has 38 faculty members and is expected to grow to 44 faculty within the next 3-5 years. Our faculty and students have access to world-class experimental and computational facilities and are active in multidisciplinary research initiatives on campus. More details on the MAE Department and its affiliated institutes and centers can be found at www.mae.buffalo.edu.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or in a relevant science or engineering discipline. Ph.D. must be conferred prior to appointment.
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.