University of California, San Diego-Tenure Track Assistant Professor

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University of California, San Diego-Tenure Track Assistant Professor

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE), at the University of California, San Diego, invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in Mechanics of Materials.

We seek candidates in the broad area of theoretical, computational, and/or experimental mechanics of materials. We seek candidates who are pursuing innovative interdisciplinary research focused on, but not limited to multiscale analysis and design of materials, advanced processing approaches and characterization, machine learning and data-driven computing of materials such as functional materials, metamaterials and materials in extreme environments (e.g. severe temperature, strain rate, stress, chemical, or irradiative conditions).

The required job duties include developing an excellent research program, teaching university students at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and service activities. As such, successful faculty candidates will demonstrate potential for teaching excellence and the highest standards of scholarship and professional activity in their research area. In addition, preferred candidates must be committed to increasing diversity and inclusion and have a desire to participate in the School's diversity initiatives.

A Ph.D. degree is required in Engineering or a related discipline.

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The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.