ASSISTANT PROFESSOR- SENSORS AND SENSING-GRAINGER INSTITUTE FOR ENGINEERING
JOB NO.: 91923-FA
Work Type: Faculty-Full Time
Department: ENGR/GRAINGER INST
Categories: Engineering, Instructional, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Faculty
Position Vacancy ID: 91923-FA
Working Title: Assistant Professor- Sensors and Sensing-Grainger Institute for Engineering
Official Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Hiring Department: A190300-COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING/GRAINGER INST
Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Degree and Area of Specialization:
The candidate must have a Ph.D. in an engineering or closely related field. Candidates with truly outstanding accomplishments in any area of research in Sensors and Sensing will be considered for the positions.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Candidates will have a distinguished academic record, exceptional potential in establishing a world-class research program, and a commitment to high-quality undergraduate and graduate instruction. Candidates are required to qualify for a tenure track appointment in a College of Engineering academic department.
The College of Engineering is strongly committed to having a diverse faculty, staff, and student body. Candidates from groups that are traditionally under-represented in engineering are strongly encouraged to apply.
The Grainger Institute serves as a research incubator within the College of Engineering. The Institute fosters a trans-disciplinary research and educational environment and provides the infrastructure to address grand technological challenges. Our current hiring focus on sensors and sensing complements existing targeted efforts in the areas of advanced manufacturing, accelerated materials discovery, energy and sustainability, biomanufacturing, and smart and connected healthcare. New research directions will continue to be launched and nurtured within the Institute.
The faculty members will be appointed as Grainger Institute Fellows within the Grainger Institute for Engineering (http://graingerinstitute.engr.wisc.edu).
Instructions to applicants:
To begin the application process please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload one PDF file containing the following: a cover letter; a detailed curriculum vitae (CV) that includes a complete list of publications; a research statement and teaching statement that describe how the applicant's research and teaching experiences fit the recruitment goals of the Department. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three references.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
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Advertised: Aug 28 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Dec 1 2017 11:55 PM Central Standard Time