JPF04990 Tenure Track Position Aerospace Engineering
As part of a major expansion, the Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science at UCLA is conducting a search for exceptional faculty candidates in aerospace-related research areas. Aerospace disciplines of interest include, but are not limited to: spacecraft/aircraft design, space/air missions, astronautics/aeronautics, electric and hybrid vehicles, structures, materials, remote sensing, power, propulsion, aerospace science, fluid-structure interactions, guidance/navigation/systems, control systems, and other aerospace-related cyber-physical systems. Applicants are sought at all levels. Our hiring priorities focus on the frontiers of aerospace research and the demonstrated potential for building a strong program of high impact and originality. We are interested in outstanding candidates who are committed to excellence in teaching and scholarship and to contributing positively to a diverse campus climate.
This position requires a Ph.D. or equivalent in engineering or a closely related discipline at date of hire. Applications are due January 05, 2020. Applications received after this date cannot be considered.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.