Assistant Professor Materials Science - Naval Postgraduate School

The department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at the Naval Postgraduate School, in Monterey California, is seeking outstanding candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting September 2016. The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or in Material Science/Engineering. Demonstrated expertise in structural materials and advance materials characterization is required, preferentially with an emphasis on additive manufacturing, metal joining and corrosion. New faculty are expected to develop high quality externally-funded research programs and teach at the graduate levels. The candidate will have an exciting opportunity to collaborate with faculty in the Center for Materials Research that includes the Departments of MAE, Physics and Electrical and Computer Engineering. Facilities within MAE include a new Transmission Electron Microscope, a Scanning Electron Microscope, as well as a new Metallic Cold Spray facility, among others.