Mechanical Engineering Faculty - UCLA

This position (Tracking #JPF03215) is in Mechanical Engineering. As part of a major expansion, the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at UCLA is conducting a search for exceptional faculty candidates in disciplines related to Mechanical Engineering. Areas of interest include but are not limited to mechanics of materials and structures, fluid mechanics, transport phenomena, control systems, dynamics, and manufacturing with application interests in areas that include but are not limited to: energy, medical technology, robotics, cyber-physical systems, micro and nano technology, and emerging manufacturing technologies. Candidates whose technical interests complement and augment the Department’s existing strengths and are well positioned to develop collaborations as part of multidisciplinary research teams are of particular interest. Applicants are sought at all levels. Our hiring priority is focused on the frontiers of mechanical engineering research, where a candidate’s impact, originality, and promise for building a strong program has been demonstrated. We are interested in outstanding candidates who are committed to excellence in teaching and scholarship and to a diverse campus climate.

This position requires a Ph.D. or equivalent in engineering or a closely related discipline at date of hire.