Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering - Computational Materials Discovery and Materials Design - University of Michigan Dearborn

The Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position, starting September 1, 2019. Although candidates at the Assistant Professor rank are preferred, candidates with exceptional experience and qualifications may be considered for the rank of Associate Professor.

The candidate is expected to establish a sustainable research program, make significant scholarly contributions to their discipline, be an effective teacher and mentor of both undergraduate and graduate students, and engage in institutional and professional service.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) currently enrolls about 1200 students and offers a full range of programs, from undergraduate to Ph.D. level, in mechanical, bio-, and automotive engineering.  A new 123,000 square feet laboratory building is currently under construction at the College of Engineering and Computer Science with planned completion in 2020.  The Department has 24 full-time faculty members and expects a period of dynamic growth with active strategic hiring over the next five years.