ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS ENGINEERING:ADVANCED MACHINERY SYSTEMS
JOB NO.: 91315-FA
Work Type: Faculty-Full Time
Department: CALS/BIO SYS ENGR
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
Official Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Hiring Department: A072200-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/BIO SYS ENGR
Anticipated Begin Date: JANUARY 06, 2018
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.
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.
Review of applicants will begin November 2017
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, [email protected], (608)-265-3092.
Direct all questions pertaining to the position to Susan Reinen in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering, [email protected], (608) 262-2250.
The deadline for assuring full consideration is January 1, 2018. 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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