Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Focus: Manufacturing--Robotics and Processes - University of Massachusetts Amherst

POSITION: The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MIE) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for two tenure‐track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Manufacturing.

STARTING DATE: September 1, 2018

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have an earned doctorate in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or a closely related field at the time of appointment. Preference will be given to outstanding candidates who have demonstrated research expertise in (Position #1) robotics and automation in manufacturing (design and control of robots, robot fabrication, humanrobot interaction, robots in biomedical manufacturing, and other robotic manufacturing related focuses) or (Position #2) manufacturing processes (lean manufacturing, digital manufacturing, smart manufacturing, cyber‐enabled manufacturing, advanced composites manufacturing, additive manufacturing, and novel near net shape manufacturing).