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Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor

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Position Details

Title Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor
Appointment Status Tenure Track
Department IUPUI Mechanical Engineering
Position Summary

The Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) invites applications for a tenure-track position.

Applicants should respond with clear statements of research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

The IUPUI campus has approximately 30,000 students and 200 degree programs with annual research expenditures totaling approximately $300M. IUPUI has received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award for six consecutive years. More information about IUPUI is available at

The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology has seven academic departments with extensive undergraduate and graduate degree portfolio, including numerous CAC, EAC, and ETAC of ABET accredited B.S. programs. The school has over 3,300 students, including 500 graduate students pursuing either M.S. or Ph.D. programs. More information about the School is available at Information about the department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering can be found at:

Interested parties should apply online at:

Basic Qualifications

The successful candidate is expected to establish and sustain an externally sponsored research program in solid mechanics, preferably in one of the following focus areas: dynamics, system modeling and simulation, robotics, design, biomechanics, or advanced manufacturing, as well as teach graduate and undergraduate level courses and supervise graduate students (M.S. and Ph.D.)

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree in mechanical or closely related engineering field and show promise for excellence in both research and teaching. Exceptional candidates with established research and teaching credentials may be considered for a senior faculty position.

Department Contact for Questions

Linda M. Wright

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank
Special Instructions
For Best Consideration Date
Expected Start Date 08/01/2018

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. List Of References
  4. Statement of Research and Teaching
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3