Sustainable Manufacturing Faculty - University of Kentucky

The University of Kentucky’s College of Engineering is embarking on a major cluster hiring initiative in emerging fields of sustainable manufacturing. Over the next 3-5 years, we will hire multiple tenure-track faculty at all ranks to complement our current expertise, develop a critical mass in sustainable manufacturing, and foster cross-disciplinary work across the college and university. Preferred areas of expertise for the current round of hiring include:

1. Sustainable Manufacturing Processes
2. Sustainable Product Design, including Design for Product Disassembly/Remanufacturing
3. Scalable and Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems for Sustainable Production
4. Sensor-based Smart Manufacturing with Monitoring and Control of Operations
5. Plastics and Composites Manufacturing Processes, including Reuse and Recycle Technologies
6. Lightweight Materials for Resource Efficiency in Sustainable Manufacturing