Posting Details Posting Number: F0004178 Title: Professor Functional Title: Professor Position Number: 105598 Category Status: 01-Faculty Tenured Applicant Search Category: Faculty University Authorized FTE: 1.000 Unit: ENGR-Aerospace Engineering Campus/College Information: Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world. Position Summary/Purpose of Position: The department is seeking candidates in the following research areas: outstanding accomplishments, creativity and leadership in all areas of research related to rotorcraft, including autonomous flight operations, flight control and system identification, aeromechanics, composite structures, and advanced computer aided manufacturing. Minimum Qualifications: Earned doctorate in Aerospace Engineering or a related degree appropriate to research in all areas related to rotorcraft, including autonomous flight operations, flight control and system identification, aeromechanics, composite structures, and advanced computer aided manufacturing. Preferences: Demonstrated competency and academic leadership Additional Certifications: Additional Information: Posting Date: 06/06/2014 Closing Date: Open Until Filled Yes Best Consideration Date 09/01/2014 Diversity Statement: The University of Maryland, College Park, actively subscribes to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, political affiliation, and gender identity or expression. Minorities, Women, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.