JOB NO.: 91315-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Engineering, Instructional, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 91315-FA

Working Title: Assistant Professor of Biological Systems Engineering:Advanced Machinery Systems


Hiring Department: A072200-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/BIO SYS ENGR

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JANUARY 01, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in Biological/Agricultural Engineering or related field.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Demonstrated experience in Advanced Machinery applied to Biological Systems.

Position Summary:

Tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level (a combination of research and instruction) specializing in advanced machinery systems engineering for the efficient and environmentally sustainable production of food, animal feed, energy feedstock and bio-products. Research areas may include, but are not limited to: 1) Integration of machines, mechatronics, sensors. communication, artificial intelligence and novel control and drive technologies, 2) Autonomous and robotic machines 3) Advanced machine design applied to sustainable agricultural and bioproducts production systems.

Additional Information:

Review of applicants will begin November 2017


Douglas Reinemann
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To apply for this position, applicants will be asked to upload the following materials: (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) statement of interest or philosophy in research and teaching, and (4) transcripts.
You will be asked for the names and contact information of three references.
For questions on the application process, contact Dawn Wagner in CALS Human Resources,, (608)-265-3092.
Direct all questions pertaining to the position to Susan Reinen in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering,, (608) 262-2250.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is October 31, 2017, at which time we will begin reviewing applications. However, this position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

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Advertised: Jul 25 2017 Central Daylight Time