Assistant Research Professor, Mechanical Engineering

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Assistant Research Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Worcester Polytechnic Institute


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Basic Function:
This position requires in depth knowledge of metal casting and solidification processes, as well as simulation and the models for solidification (such as MAGMA), and the fusion of defect data with models and develop a knowledge base.

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  • PhD in the area of Materials Science and Engineering or other relevant areas.
    The candidate must have excellent communication skills in both writing, presentations, as well as in negotiating a win win solution with the partners collaborating on the project.
    Start as soon as possible. Any questions regarding this position should be sent to Prof. Diran Apelian [email protected], chair of the search committee. Interpersonal skills as well as deep understanding of the technology are essential for this position.

    Posting Date: 05/10/2018

    Close Date: 5/23/2018

    Open Until Filled:

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    EEO Information:
    WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

    Criminal Background Check Statement:
    A pre-employment criminal records check is required.

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    Job No:
    Posted: 5/15/2018
    Application Due: 5/24/2018
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