Department of Mechanical Engineering Faculty - University of Rochester

The University of Rochester invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Mechanical Engineering ( in the Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Applicants at the assistant professor level are preferred, but exceptional candidates at all ranks will be considered.  Applications are encouraged from those with research interests in the mechanical aspects of materials science and engineering. The successful candidate is expected to have a strong potential for, and commitment to, establishing an independent, extramurally funded research program and to teaching innovative graduate and undergraduate courses. The University of Rochester offers the opportunity to contribute to an exceptionally rich and highly collaborative research environment including, as examples, the multidisciplinary Materials Science Program, the Center for Medical Technology and Innovation, the Center for Freeform Optics, and the Center for Integrated Research and Computing.  The Department also has strong ties with the Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE), a center for investigating the interaction of intense radiation with matter and high energy density physics.