The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in all areas of Materials Science and Engineering. The Materials Science and Engineering Department at UT Dallas has 14 faculty members, approximately 80 graduate students and offers MS and PhD degrees in Materials Science and Engineering. Areas of research expertise include advanced micro- and nanoelectronics, catalysis, sensing, biomedical devices, flexible electronics, and energy storage and conversion. Particular emphasis will be placed upon candidates who have research expertise in advanced electronic materials.
The successful candidate will be expected to build an active research program around the synthesis of novel materials using advanced materials growth and deposition techniques including molecular beam epitaxy (MBE). Qualified candidates must have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, and the potential to develop an externally-funded research program.
UT Dallas is situated in Richardson, TX, which is one of the most attractive suburbs in the Dallas Metroplex. The campus sits close to the Tech Corridor which is the home to several hundred high-tech companies, and provides for opportunities for joint industry-university collaborations.
Applicants should upload a letter of interest; curriculum vitae; statements of research interests and teaching philosophy/experience; teaching evaluations (if available); and the full contact information for at least three academic or professional references.
An earned graduate degree appropriate to the academic discipline and a record of productivity and professional achievement.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Earned doctorate in Materials Science, Materials Engineering or a closely related field with research in advanced electronic materials.
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The University of Texas at Dallas is an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas on the path to achieving Tier One national research university status.UT Dallas has grown since its founding in 1969 to include 132 degree programs, with cutting-edge curricula serving a variety of undergraduate and graduate student interests.The University continues its original commitment to providing some of the state's most-lauded science and engineering programs and has also gained prominence for a breadth of educational paths, from criminology to biomedical engineering to arts and technology.The wealth of learning resources available to UT Dallas students is the result of a concentrated effort to attract the top minds on both ends of the classroom relationship. Joining the faculty's Nobel laureate and four National Academies members since 2005 are more than 200 tenure and tenure-track professors hailing from the world's best colleges, including Harvard, MIT, Cambridge and Columbia University. In addition, UT Dallas is home to more than 50 centers, labs and institutes that facilitate research and opportunities for hands-on learning. Students, meanwhile, arrive at UT Dallas well-prepared ...to succeed in higher education: In 2011, nearly 39 percent of freshmen ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school class, and 75 percent ranked in the top 25 percent.With an eye on building a future as bright as its beginnings, UT Dallas will continue its push to attain Tier One research university status and produce graduates who are well-equipped to succeed professionally.