Aeronautics and Astronautics Faculty - MIT

The MIT Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions with a start date of July 1, 2018 or on a mutually agreeable date thereafter. The department is conducting a search for exceptional candidates with a strong background in any discipline related to Aerospace Engineering, broadly defined. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

· advanced materials, manufacturing, mechanics, and structures;
· propulsion, combustion, and environment;
· fluid mechanics and aerodynamics;
· aircraft design;
· autonomous systems;
· interaction of humans and machines;
· air transportation;
· small satellites; and
· space systems and exploration

We are seeking highly qualified candidates with a commitment to research and education. Faculty duties include teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, advising students, leading a research program, and service to the institute and the profession.