The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Assistant Professor - Sensors & Sensing Thrust

University of WI-Madison, College of Engineering
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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The Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison), in collaboration with the Grainger Institute for Engineering within the College of Engineering, seek candidates for up to two tenure-track faculty positions in the interdisciplinary area of sensors and sensing. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

- Discovery, design, synthesis, and characterization of sensing and responding materials, including nanomaterials, especially soft nanomaterials, thin films, and materials for service in extreme environments.

- Development including theory, design, and fabrication of sensor devices, networks, and systems for physical and biological sensing and/or control applications, with an emphasis on the mechanical, electrical, and electromechanical aspects of sensors and actuators.

- Sensor and sensing technologies for applications in healthcare, autonomous vehicles, energy harvesting and conversion, power systems, and environmental and infrastructure monitoring.


Degree and area of specialization:
The candidate must have a Ph.D. degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical
Engineering, or a closely related field and demonstrate excellence in research and teaching.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Candidates will have a distinguished academic record, exceptional potential in establishing a world-class research program, and a commitment to high-quality undergraduate and graduate instruction and mentoring.

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NOTE: Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be
guaranteed confidentiality. In the case where there are fewer than five finalists, the names of the five most qualified candidates must be
released upon request.
UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.


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Posted: 2018-10-15 Expires: 2018-11-14

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