Essential Functions: The Mechanical Engineering Department at Wayne State University invites candidates to apply for the tenure-track faculty position in materials and smart manufacturing. We expect to make the appointment at the Assistant Professor level, but will consider exceptional senior-level candidates with a strong track record of major external funding and peer-reviewed publications.Essential Functions:Teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels, introducing new courses in the applicant's respective field of expertise.Develop an externally-funded research program.Supervise and mentor both graduate and undergraduate students.Engage in professional societies and university services.
Qualifications: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in mechanical engineering or related fields with a concentration in design and advanced manufacturing systems, hybrid manufacturing processes, implementation of artificial intelligence and machine learning in design and manufacturing, materials informatics and big data design and fabrication of metamaterials, characterization, processing and synthesis of materials, metal Additive Manufacturing processes, scalable and adaptable manufacturing processes.Must show evidence of a sustained peer-reviewed publication record, have experience or strong interest in teaching and mentoring students, and have a strong commitment to scholarly collaboration with faculty within the College and University. Applicants are expected to have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Internal Number: 76_207270
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.