Madison, WI
Aug 10, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 91583-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Engineering, Instructional, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 91583-FA

Working Title: Professor



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in Engineering or closely related field, and demonstrated potential for excellence in research and teaching.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

The University of Wisconsin-Madison (Department of Mechanical Engineering) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the field of high-fidelity simulation of chemically reacting flows. Desired areas of specialization include (but are not limited to):
1. Development and/or knowledgeable exercise of advanced numerical methods applied to combustion and turbulent reacting flows.
2. High-Performance Computing for computational fluid dynamics.

A successful candidate will be expected to develop and direct a funded research program; supervise graduate and undergraduate student research; develop, adapt, and teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses within the Mechanical Engineering curriculum and participate in faculty governance and public service.

Candidates will have demonstrated potential in scholarship, teaching, and research in one of the indicated areas. An outstanding ability to conduct collaborative externally funded research and a strong aptitude for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels are required.

Position Summary:

Teaching and developing undergraduate and graduate courses; supervising graduate student research; developing and directing a strong funded research program; participating in departmental and university faculty governance; and contributing to professional and public service.

Additional Information:

THE DEADLINE FOR ENSURING FULL CONSIDERATION IS December 15, 2017, however positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

The College of Engineering is strongly committed to having a diverse faculty and student body. Under-represented candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.


The ME Search Committee
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:

All applicants are required to apply online at PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL YOUR APPLICATION DIRECTLY TO THE DEPARTMENT.

Please provide one PDF document containing curriculum vitae (including a complete list of publications), a statement of teaching and research experience /interests, research plan and contact information of four references.

In addition to uploading one PDF document, please select three of your references and enter their contact information as requested in the online application. These references may be asked to provide a reference letter at a later date. Do not submit reference letters with initial application. This step will await a more formal process if consideration goes forward.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.

Advertised: Aug 9 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Dec 15 2017 11:55 PM Central Standard Time


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