Faculty Search in Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan
The Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Michigan invites applications for multiple full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty positions at all ranks. As the oldest Aerospace Engineering department in the United States, we celebrated our 100th anniversary in 2014. We seek faculty members who commit to excellence in graduate and undergraduate education, will develop impactful, productive and novel research programs, and will contribute to our culture of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). Candidates will be expected to complement existing research areas in the Department and across campus, and to assume a leadership position in aerospace related research.
Outstanding candidates in any relevant area of Aerospace Engineering will be considered. A connection to the research areas identified in our strategic vision (Sustainable Aviation, Space applications, Advanced Air Mobility, Digital Engineering and Resilient Autonomy) would be desirable. More information about our department can be found at https://aero.engin.umich.edu.
Michigan Engineering’s vision is to be the preeminent college of engineering in the world, serving the common good. This global outlook, leadership focus, and service commitment permeate our culture. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community and who will build collaborative ties with other departments within the College of Engineering and the University. The University of Michigan is highly responsive to dual career needs via our dual career program.
Applicants should have earned a doctoral degree in Aerospace Engineering or a related field by the start date. Successful candidates will be expected to participate in all aspects of the department’s mission, including the development of a high-impact externally funded research program, the teaching of undergraduate and graduate courses, and the supervision of graduate students. The University of Michigan Department of Aerospace Engineering is committed to a diverse cohort of students, staff and faculty, and encourages applications from women and underrepresented minority candidates, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from other underrepresented groups.
Please prepare an application containing a cover letter, your curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, three representative publications, and the names and contact information of five references. We request that applicants include a statement of their experience and vision on supporting diversity, equity and inclusion. Applications received by December 1, 2022 will be given full consideration. Applications received after this date may be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Our department offers a collegial and collaborative culture, with multi-disciplinary research projects across the College of Engineering and the University of Michigan. We look forward to learning about your plans for research, teaching and service and how they support our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (https://diversity.umich.edu).
Please submit your application to the attention of Dr. Karthik Duraisamy, Chair of the search committee committee at http://apply.interfolio.com/115815.