[robotics-worldwide] Faculty Position in Digital Manufacturing and Digital Design - Cornell University

Hadas Kress-Gazit hadaskg at cornell.edu
Sun Nov 6 18:41:03 PST 2011


The following faculty position announcement is being sent to the
robotics-worldwide mailing list because the search committee believes
candidates with a robotics background and a robotics research agenda are
well suited for this position. The search committee views manufacturing as
a broad area with clear ties to robotics and automation.

The Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Cornell
University, Ithaca, New York, invites applications for a tenure-track
faculty position in* Digital Manufacturing and Digital Design*.  Candidates
must hold a doctorate in an appropriate field and are expected to establish
an outstanding, funded research program as well as contribute fully to both
undergraduate and graduate instruction.   Applicants at the level
of Assistant Professor are preferred but appointments at the Associate
Professor level will be considered.  Salary and rank will be commensurate
with qualifications and experience.

We seek outstanding individuals engaged in computational, theoretical
and/or experimental research in Digital Manufacturing and Digital Design.
 Areas of particular interest include:

   - Additive Manufacturing processes, models, and materials
   - On-demand, flexible manufacturing
   - *Autonomous *manufacturing
   - Programmable/smart/electronic materials
   - Lean, clean, and energy efficient manufacturing
   - Bio-printing and micro-manufacturing
   - Computational design automation and optimization.


Applicants should have strong depth and ties to one or more of the Sibley
School’s disciplines, including solid mechanics, fluid dynamics, dynamics
and control and applied mathematics. Cornell University fosters
interdisciplinary research and an atmosphere of cooperation through
its Centers and Field system.  Faculty have outstanding opportunities to
interact with a number of programs across the university including Cornell
Center for Materials Research and the Cornell Nanofabrication Facility that
houses cutting edge laboratories for use in fabrication and
characterization.

More information can be found at:
http://www.mae.cornell.edu/news/spotlights.cfm?s_id=139

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Hadas Kress-Gazit, PhD.
Assistant Professor
Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Cornell University
210 Upson Hall
Phone: 607-255-1592
http://web.mae.cornell.edu/hadaskg/


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