[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Northwestern U. faculty openings in ME/robotics

Kevin Lynch kmlynch at northwestern.edu
Thu Sep 14 13:48:40 PDT 2017

The Mechanical Engineering Department at Northwestern University invites
applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant,
Associate, or Full Professor levels.

Candidates are expected to build a world-class research program, to
contribute to the interdisciplinary collaborative research culture at
Northwestern, and to demonstrate a commitment to teaching in the
undergraduate and graduate programs in the McCormick School of Engineering.

Outstanding applicants will be considered in all research areas related to
mechanical engineering. Areas of particular interest include materials
design, mechanics of materials, robotics, and advanced
manufacturing—including additive manufacturing, nano/micro-manufacturing,
and bio-manufacturing—with connections to fields such as healthcare,
machine learning, data analytics, cyber-physical systems, and water and

To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by December
15, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Application materials should be submitted to the Search Committee Chair,
exclusively via the web interface at:


Candidates should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of
research, statement of teaching, and the names and contact information for
three to five references.

To learn more about Mechanical Engineering at Northwestern, please visit

Northwestern University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is
contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. It is the policy
of Northwestern University not to discriminate against any individual on
the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual
orientation, marital status, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status
or other protected group status.

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