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Mechanical and Industrial Engineering – Assistant/Associate/Professor Industrial Engineering (Job ID #99810)
COE/MIE
Faculty
Chicago
10/22/2018

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Industrial Engineering.  Individuals will also be considered at associate or full professor rank if they possess outstanding qualifications commensurate with the rank.  
The incumbent is expected to develop and maintain an active, externally-funded research program as well as teach courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels and advise students on projects. 
Successful applicants are required to have an earned PhD in Industrial Engineering or a related field, and are expected to develop and maintain an active, externally-funded research program as well as teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The Department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in Mechanical Engineering, and Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, and currently has an undergraduate enrollment of about 770 and a graduate enrollment of about 500.  More information about the Department can be found at http://www.mie.uic.edu.  Applicants are required to send a letter of application indicating their qualifications, an up-to-date CV including the names and contact information of three references, and separate one-page statements outlining their future teaching and research plans. For fullest consideration, applications must be submitted online at http://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=99810 by October 22, 2018. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Expected starting date is August 16, 2019. 

UIC is deeply committed to a community of excellence, equity, and diversity and welcomes applications from women, underrepresented minorities, persons with disabilities, sexual minority groups, and other candidates who will contribute to the diversification and enrichment of ideas and perspectives.

 

Assistant/Associate/Professor Mechanical Engineering (Job ID #100234)
COE/MIE
Faculty
Chicago
10/25/2018
The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago invites applications for several tenure-track faculty positions in the following areas within Mechanical Engineering:
  1. Fluid/Thermal Sciences: May include all areas.
  2. Robotics and Automation: May include social robotics, autonomous transportation/surveillance vehicles, manufacturing robotics, medical robotics, field/service robotics, micromanipulators and other emerging robotic applications.
  3. Manufacturing and Design: May include design for manufacturing, flexible manufacturing including rapid and dieless manufacturing, micro/nanomanufacturing and similarly related fields in advanced manufacturing.
  4. Energy Storage: Main emphasis on battery.

Duties: Candidates must indicate clearly in their cover letter one of the above areas for which they wish to be considered. Successful applicants are required to have an earned PhD in Mechanical Engineering or a related field, and are expected to develop and maintain an active, externally-funded research program as well as teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Individuals will also be considered at associate or full professor rank if they possess outstanding qualifications commensurate with the rank. 

Qualifications: The Department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in Mechanical Engineering, and Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, and currently has an undergraduate enrollment of about 770 and a graduate enrollment of about 400.  More information about the Department can be found at http://www.mie.uic.edu.  Applicants are required to send a letter of application indicating their qualifications, an up-to-date CV including the names and contact information of three references, and separate one-page statements outlining their future teaching and research plans. For fullest consideration, applications must be submitted online at http://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=100234 by October 25, 2018. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.  Expected starting date is August 2019. 

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

 

Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate – Mechanical Engineering (Job ID #101533)
Department: Engineering/Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Category: Postdoc Res Assoc
Location: Chicago
Close Date: 11/30/2018
Description: The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MIE) at University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) is seeking applications for Postdoctoral Research Associate to conduct research in the area of complex fluid mechanics and fluid dynamics and to assist in developing and testing objectives.

Duties: Applicants are expected to have a strong foundation in Fluid mechanics and Fluid dynamics. Candidates with experience on suspension flows and/or flow over porous media are preferred. MATLAB and Machine shop experience are a plus. Excellent communication and written skills are required along with demonstrated success in previous academic research. Additionally, the selected candidate will be expected to oversee students, write reports and publish peer-reviewed journal articles.

The position will start immediately or in spring 2019.

Outstanding candidates are invited to submit a letter of application detailing their relevant background, providing the names and e-mail addresses of at least three references, a CV, and copies of relevant reprints and pre-prints.

Send the application (single PDF file) to Dr. Parisa Mirbod (pmirbod@uic.edu). Send email to Dr. Parisa Mirbod for more information about the research program.

Qualifications: The Postdoctoral Research Associate must have a PhD in an engineering discipline, good mechanical design skills, and experience in technologies such as MRI, and/or PIV.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Apply online at https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=101533

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