Professor (Faculty Rank)

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, Illinois
October 04 2018
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Professor (Faculty Rank)

Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering College of Engineering

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

The Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for multiple faculty positions at all ranks. Candidates are sought in all technical subdisciplines of mechanical science and engineering including design, thermosciences, solid and fl mechanics, and dynamics and control, with particular interest in the broad application areas of mechanics of materials, robotics, and cyber-physical systems. Ideal candidates include those who demonstrate evidence of a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/ or service endeavors.

Qualified senior candidates will also be considered for a named appointment as part of the Grainger Engineering Breakthroughs Initiative, supported by a $100-million gift from the Grainger Foundation.

A doctoral degree is required, all opportunities are full-time, tenure or tenure- track, 9-month appointments paid over 12 months, with salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications received by November 15, 2018 will receive full consideration. Early applications are strongly encouraged. Interviews may take place before the given date; applications received after November 15, 2018 may be considered until positions are filled. The expected start date of a position offered/accepted through this search is August 16, 2019, but other start dates will be considered.

A full position description and information on how to apply can be found on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign online jobsite For further information regarding application procedures, please address questions to:

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