Opportunities

Opportunities

Lecturer Positions in Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Dept.

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The Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Department at Boise State University, Boise Idaho is advertising for a lecturer in mechanical engineering. Especially attractive are candidates capable of teaching classes in some Machine Design, Capstone Design Experience, Thermal/Fluids, Experimental Methods, or Graphics.

For more information, see the job posting at https://jobs.boisestate.edu/en-us/job/495872/lecturer-3.


Assistant Professor (Teaching) in Mechanical Engineering

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering at New York Institute of Technology (Long Island campus, located in Old Westbury, NY) invites applications for a Teaching Assistant Professor position that starts on September 1, 2021.
Responsibilities:
Teach courses in the Department of Mechanical Engineering (normally 3 courses per semester), maintaining office hours. Providing academic advising as assigned by the Chair. Participating in all departmental/school activities that advance the goals of the department/school, e.g. Open House, Preview Days, recruitment, service on departmental and college-wide committees, curriculum development, etc.
Qualifications:
Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related area with excellent communication skills. Commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels is required. Candidates with a record of teaching and/or industrial experience is preferred.

Please submit application vis this link: https://careers-nyit.icims.com/jobs/2471/teaching-assistant-professor/job..


Faculty Positions in I-AI at Donghua University

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The Industrial Artificial Intelligence Lab (I-AI Lab) in School of Mechcanical Engineering seeks to fill Assistant or Associate Professor positions in Smart Manufacturing with emphasis on Digital Twins and Machine Vision
especially for the textile industry.

For more information, see their announcement at https://ame.usc.edu/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/I-AI_LabDonghuaU.pdf.


Asst. Professor position in Mechanical Engineering–Materials

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The Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo, invites applications from exceptional scholars and researchers for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Ideal candidates should have a demonstrated research strength in Multiscale Experimental Analyses and Constitutive Model Development to Investigate Microstructure-Process-Performance Relationship. Applicants with active research on performing multiscale experiments to calibrate/validate numerical models of the constitutive and fracture behaviour of light metals and ultra-high strength steels will be preferred. This position offers a unique opportunity to engage in collaborative research with the automotive industry. It is expected that the applicant will work closely with our NSERC/GM Industrial Research Chair in “Integrated Computational Mechanics for Mass Efficient Automotive Structures” as well as develop an independent complementary research program. The application deadline is July 31, 2021.

For more information and to apply, go to https://uwaterloo.ca/engineering/opening-multiscale-characterization-and-modelling.


Teaching Faculty in Mechanical Engineering

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics at Michigan Technological University (MIchigan Tech) is conducting a search to fill a lecturer position. Some features of ME at MTU:

  • Our Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Program is ranked 34th nationally by the 2020 U.S. News Best Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Programs among all doctoral granting universities in the U. S., which puts Michigan Tech in the Top 10% of all ME programs in the United States.
  • Our Mechanical Engineering program is ranked 16 out of 272 ME programs nationwide in 2019 by College Factual on average early-career and average mid-career earnings. This places Michigan Tech’s ME program in the Top 10% of all ME programs in the country reviewed by College Factual for value.
  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics Vision: Be a nationally recognized mechanical engineering department that attracts, rewards, and retains outstanding faculty, students, and staff.
  • Our GRADUATE PROGRAM is RANKED 63rd nationally among the 182 (top 35%) doctoral granting Mechanical Engineering Departments in the U.S. by the 2022 U.S. News:Best Graduate Schools (ranked in 2021).
  • Our department is 5th in MSME enrollment,16th in MSME degrees awarded, 26th in PhD enrollment and 21st in PhD degrees awarded in the U. S.(latest ASEE Data)
  • The National Science Foundation (NSF) ranks Mechanical Engineering in RESEARCH EXPENDITURES at Michigan Tech 16th in FY2019 (latest rankings) with $20.015 Million among all Mechanical Engineering programs in the U.S.
  • Our UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM is currently 8th in enrollment and 19th in BSME degrees awarded in the U.S (latest ASEE data). We have been in the top 27 in BSME degrees awarded for the past 36 consecutive years.

For more information on this job, see the fly advertising the position. The job listing is at https://www.employment.mtu.edu/cw/en-us/job/492582.


Visiting Professor in Mechanical Engineering

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY invites applications for a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure-track visiting professor position beginning Aug. 15, 2021. The initial term of appointment is one academic year, which may be renewed contingent upon performance, availability of resources and the needs of programs.

Candidates must have a PhD degree in mechanical engineering and have demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching. Familiarity with and/or interest in engineering education, undergraduate teaching at the introductory level, and curricular issues is preferred. Candidates with research in areas complementing department strengths in advanced manufacturing are encouraged.

The teaching load is equivalent to three class sections per semester in courses focused on dynamical systems, engineering design, project management, and/or CAD. Service duties include student advising and outreach as well as participation in department committees with an undergraduate focus.

Applicants should submit (1) a curriculum vitae, (2) a teaching statement, (3) a statement on diversity and outreach, and (4) the names, affiliations, and email addresses of three professional references. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. Applications can be submitted at https://clarkson.peopleadmin.com/postings/5908.

An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson University is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. The university actively seeks and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities.


Instructor in Mechanical Engineering

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The Mechanical Engineering Department at Seattle University invites applications for a full-time, renewable, multi-year, non-tenure-track Instructor position to begin September 2021. Candidates with expertise in fluid mechanics, heat transfer, building energy systems, or related fields are strongly encouraged to apply.

Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to effective teaching and mentoring and will demonstrate a genuine commitment to the mission of Seattle University. Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, mentoring capstone design teams, and departmental service.

The Mechanical Engineering Department offers two degrees: Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering. The department has strong relationships with many local companies, including the leading companies headquartered nearby. For more information visit: https://www.seattleu.edu/scieng/mechanical/.

Minimum Qualifications: An M.S. in mechanical engineering or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in mechanical engineering or closely related discipline, teaching experience with evidence of teaching effectiveness, capability to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, and experience in teaching in a variety of modalities.

Founded in 1891, Seattle University is a Jesuit Catholic university located on a beautiful campus of more than 50 acres in the dynamic heart of Seattle. Our diverse and driven population is made up of more than 7,200 students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.

In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals who will further enrich the diversity of our educational community.

Submit applications through https://www.seattleu.edu/careers including a cover letter summarizing qualifications and potential contributions to Seattle University; curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and name and contact information for three references. Application review will begin July 12, 2021 with the search remaining open until the position is filled. Inquiries may be directed to Prof. Teodora Shuman, teodora@seattleu.edu.


Asst. & Assoc. Professors in the MANE Department

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The department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering at RPI has multiple openings at the Assistant and Associate Professor levels. The department is seeking Aerospace Engineering faculty with special consideration given to candidates with expertise in emerging areas of space, vertical lift, computational science and engineering, thermal and fluids engineering, data science, and machine learning. More detailed information is available at https://careers.rpi.edu/en-us/job/492642.


Thermal-Fluids Lecturer in ME

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We are looking for a lecturer to teach thermal-fluids classes in ME at the University of Colorado Boulder on a two-year appointment, starting fall 2021. This could be good experience for a postdoc or recent PhD graduate interested in a more permanent teaching professor or instructor career. Interested candidates may reach out to Jeff Knutsen (the search chair, jeffrey.knutsen@colorado.edu) or Peter Hamlington (peh@colorado.edu) if they have questions. The job ad is here: https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=30854 .


Visiting Assistant Professor—Emergency Hire

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The Arkansas Tech University Department of Mechanical Engineering is seeking to fill an emergency hire position for a Visiting Assistant Professor to teach in the machine/manufacturing area for the 2021-22 academic year. The department hopes to attract an ABD Ph.D. student or a post-doc, but a minimum of a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field is required. Interested parties may send their CV and/or questions to: Dr. John L. Krohn, Interim Department Head, Mechanical Engineering, 1811 N. Boulder Ave., Russellville, AR 72801 or by email to jkrohn@atu.edu.


Teaching Positions in Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering

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Do you have a passion for teaching engineering, mentoring undergraduate students, and being part of a team developing innovative and impactful undergraduate academic experiences?

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s Department of Mechanical. Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering (mane.rpi.edu) invites applicants with a passion for engineering education and student engagement for multiple instructional positions. A Ph.D. in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Nuclear Engineering, or in a related area, is required. There is a particular emphasis on candidates who are or will become innovative instructors in Thermal and Fluids Engineering, Aerospace Design and Engineering (especially for spacecraft), Computational Engineering (including FEA and CFD), Mechanical Systems Design, and Radiological Engineering, and Nuclear Instrumentation.

All interested candidates are requested to send a Cover letter, CV, and a statement of teaching interests with evidence of effective teaching to Professor Suvranu De (des@rpi.edu).


ME Teaching Faculty Position at UT, Tyler

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The University of Texas at Tyler (Tyler, TX) has openings for teaching faculty in Mechanical Engineering. (Cf. https://www.uttyler.edu/human-resources/prospective-employees/.)

The first is for non-tenure track Lecturer positions at its Houston Engineering Center (HEC). An earned Master in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent is required as a minimum with a Doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering referred. Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. The job listing is at /https://zahr-prd-candidate-ada.utshare.utsystem.edu/psc/ZAHRPRDADA/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?FOCUS=Applicant&Page=HRS_APP_SCHJOB&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=12, job 4755, posted on 3/16/21.

The second is for one non tenure-track faculty position at the level of Lecturer or Assistant Professor of Practice to start Fall 2021. Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. An earned Master in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent is required as a minimum. An earned Doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering and/or professional liscensure is preferred. Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. See the job listing at /https://zahr-prd-candidate-ada.utshare.utsystem.edu/psc/ZAHRPRDADA/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?FOCUS=Applicant&Page=HRS_APP_SCHJOB&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=12, job 5836, posted on 4/1/21.


Several Faculty Positions – Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

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The Francis College of Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Lowell is searching for outstanding candidates for two tenure-track Assistant Professors in Mechanical Engineering. They are seeking candidates with expertise in thermal-fluids, energy systems and applied systems engineering including but not limited to: (a) system modeling and optimization for energy resilience; integration of renewable sources into distribution networks; (b) Non-thermal plasma, multiphase, and/or reactive systems for biomedical, environmental, and/or energy applications; (c) integrated solar-thermal energy systems (e.g. thermo-photovoltaic devices, solar thermochemical conversion, concentrated solar power). More information on these positions can be found at https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/job/507658/assistanttenuretrack-professor-in-mechanical-engineering-multiple-positions

The College also has a tenure track opening in Industrial Engineering at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. For this tenure-track position in Industrial Engineering (IE), they seek candidates with expertise in but not limited to: (a) healthcare delivery systems; (b) advanced manufacturing, automation, robotic manipulation, soft and compliant robotics, and material handling; (c) applied machine-learning and data analytics for manufacturing, logistics, and business decisions; (d) ergonomics, safety and occupational biomechanics. More details are in the job posting.

Finally, the Francis College is searching for an outstanding candidate for Visiting Professor in Industrial Engineering, offering opportunities to develop and teach courses that cross-cut theory and application in Industrial and Mechanical Engineering. Application information is available in the posting.


Tuskegee Wants 2 Assistant Professors in Aerospace

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The Department of Aerospace Science Engineering at Tuskegee University has two faculty positions open at the Assistant Professor level. They are looking for faculty with expertise in Orbital Mechanics/Flight Controls/Aerodynamics/Propulsion. Since this is an undergraduate department, the successful candidates should be able/willing to teach typical undergraduate aerospace engineering courses including the capstone flight vehicle design course. For further info, contact Prof. M. Javed Khan at mjkhan@tuskegee.edu.


Multiple Faculty Openings at Embry-Riddle Prescott (AZ)

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona has multiple open faculty positions for both Assistant and Associate Professor in Aerospace Engineering. Candidates with expertise in: spacecraft design, space systems engineering, aircraft design, computer-aided design, computational methods, and flight mechanics are strongly encouraged to apply. For details, see their announcement.


Assistant Professor Opening at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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The Mechanical Engineering Department at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (Worcester, Massachusetts) has an opening for an assistant professor with research interests in advanced manufacturing areas such as physics-informed machine learning and artificial intelligence, dynamics and controls, and computational design of products and processes. For more information, see their flyer.


University of Florida—3 Assistant Professor Openings

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In addition to the robotics opening below, the University of Florida has three additional tenure-track Assistant professor faculty positions for which we are currently accepting applications. These four positions, described briefly below (and including the robotics position), are all linked to a new initiative in the Center for Coastal Solutions within the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering. (Visit the CCS page and job ads to learn more.) Candidates eager to engage in research focused on a wide range of challenges facing our coastal communities and ecosystems are encouraged to apply, although past experience in this domain space is not required. We have particular interest in researchers able to develop and apply innovative approaches to improving how we monitor and model coastal hazards (e.g. sea level rise, pathogen outbreaks, harmful algae blooms, invasive species) and their impacts on coastal environments, economies and public health.

  • AI Graph Technology (requisition #69395): Candidates are sought whose research area is the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) methods for graphs and graph-based data. Position posted here. Position is no longer listed.
  • Signal, Image, and Video Processing (requisition #69558): Candidates are sought whose research focuses on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Signal, Image, and/or Video (SIV) processing. Position posted here.
  • Reinforcement Learning (requisition #69390): Candidates are sought whose research focus includes reinforcement learning in general, and especially those who are interested in collaborative research with the Center for Coastal Solutions. Position posted here.

UF is building an AI program with both breadth and depth: The depth to produce top Ph.D.’s in AI technology and the breadth to infuse AI into UF’s entire curriculum so that all students, graduate and undergraduate, regardless of their major, develop basic awareness and competence in how AI is transforming their future careers. This will arm every University of Florida student to help Florida build a tech-driven, high-wage economy in fields as diverse as medicine, agriculture, defense, manufacturing, software development, education, business, and more. The impact will be far reaching – the University of Florida student equipped with this knowledge will work independently with AI and data science to create new markets, new technologies, and an increasingly inclusive, ethical and just future.

To support this ambitious vision, the University of Florida has committed to hiring 100 AI-focused faculty across the entire university. These faculty are being sought as members of interdisciplinary teams that span multiple colleges, where UF will leverage its existing expertise as well as new faculty to tackle some of society’s most pressing challenges. The positions listed above are part of this larger University-wide effort and we anticipate that the faculty we ultimately hire will find a wealth of opportunity for high-impact, collaborative research, student training and curriculum development in joining our ranks.


Honda Performance Development–CFD

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Honda Performance Development (Honda Racing), located in Santa Clarita, CA, has an opening for a CFD position in their Aerodynamics Group.

The job duties involve using Ansys CFD tools to calculate aerodynamics and cooling performance of Honda racing cars and working with the Design Dept. on vehicle geometry preparation and supporting development work in the Wind Tunnel. (Cf. Description of CFD work in the other HPD announcement located below.)

This is a contract employment for duration of 12 months, with a follow-up possibility of transfer to a permanent associate position with Honda.

For further information, contact
HPD Contact: Dr. Ante Soda, Tel: (661) 414-4389 E-mail: asoda@hra.com


Assistant Professor Position at San Diego State

San Diego State University logo.The Aerospace Engineering Department in the College of Engineering at San Diego State University has an opening at the assistant professor level for an individual with a background in (broadly interpreted) aerodynamics.


Assistant/Associate Professor in ME at Washington State

The School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (MME) at Washington State University invites applications from outstanding candidates for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Robotics, Autonomous Systems, and/or Machine-learning. Multiple positions are open.

University of Utah ME Dept. logo.HOW TO APPLY: Applications should include a cover letter describing relevant experience and interest in the position; curriculum vitae; statements of research interests and teaching philosophy; and the names of five references with titles, addresses, business telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses. References will not be contacted without consent from applicants. To learn more about the position and apply, please visit: https://mme.wsu.edu/assistant-or-associate-professor/.

TIMELINE: Screening of applicants will continue until the positions are filled. The appointment is expected to start in August 2021.


Open Position at Clarkson University

The Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering (MAE) Department of the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering at Clarkson University invites applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank in Aerospace Engineering (starting date: July 2021 or earlier). A Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering or related area is required. Applications are sought from an individual whose particular research includes space systems design, including a focus in, but not limited to space/air missions, space robotics, satellite design, guidance/navigation/control systems, astronautical power and propulsion, and other related areas of aerospace engineering. We are hoping for someone that can contribute to our transition from an aeronautical to an aerospace program, but the person’s degree can be in mechanical engineering.

Clarkson’s MAE Department currently offers B.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering, and is planning to expand into the Aerospace Engineering. Successful candidates will be expected to teach fundamental undergraduate and graduate courses in aerospace engineering and develop strong externally funded research programs. Applicants should articulate a clear and substantiated vision of how their background can lead to sustained accomplishments through teaching, research, and an ability to engage in interdisciplinary activities and projects within one of the areas identified above.

Additional information about the MAE Department and the Coulter School of Engineering can be found at https://www.clarkson.edu/academics/engineering/mechanical-aeronautical-engineering. Direct inquires and applications, including a CV, both research and teaching statements, and contact information for at least three professional references to Clarkson University’s Human Resources department. To submit your application, go to https://clarkson.peopleadmin.com and click “Faculty.” Review of applications will begin immediately, and applications received by March 30, 2020 will receive full consideration.

An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson University is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment.


Faculty Openings: University of Connecticut

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Connecticut has two ongoing searches for multiple tenure track/tenured faculty positions in:

  • Advanced Digital Manufacturing, with a focus that includes advanced manufacturing systems and IoT, intelligent automation and controls, physics informed data science in advanced manufacturing, computational fabrication, advanced composites manufacturing, and computational design of products and processes. Position is no longer available.
  • Thermal-Fluid Sciences in areas including but not limited to heat and mass transfer including energy systems and processes, materials processing, reacting systems; computational fluid dynamics including fluid-structure interactions, turbulence and hypersonic flows; micro- and nano-fluidics including biological applications, soft matter mechanics and complex fluids.

Candidates with a strong background in Innovation and Entrepreneurship will be considered for all ranks and in all Mechanical Engineering related fields.


Faculty Openings: Duke University

The Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at Duke University has two ongoing searches for one tenure track faculty position and one non-tenure track position:

  • Tenure-track position in Robotics, Autonomous Systems and/or Aerospace Engineering: Applications are particularly invited from candidates whose research interests fall in the areas robotics, autonomous vehicles and systems, cyber-physical systems, control theory and optimization, machine learning and artificial intelligence, energy efficient propulsion and aircraft systems, computational fluid dynamics, and other allied autonomy and aerospace disciplines. Applicants for the position must have a demonstrated record of excellence in, and show exceptional promise for, high-quality research, teaching, and professional development. (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17743)
  • Non-Tenure-track Position for Associate Director of AI & Materials phd training grant program: “Harnessing AI for Understanding & Designing Materials (aiM)” program is a new, convergent research training program to develop the next generation workforce through integration of artificial intelligence methods to enable data-driven discovery and design of new materials. The Associate Director of aiM will manage recruiting, educational, and training activities and oversee the planning, communication, implementation, and evaluation of the training program in close collaboration with the faculty team and internal/external program evaluators. This position offers an opportunity that integrates creativity and leadership at the intersection of graduate education, physical science, and data science. (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17601) Position is no longer available.

Faculty Positions at Colorado School of Mines

Colorado School of Mines logo.Colorado School of Mines will be hiring 12 new faculty members for the coming year, in 3 cluster areas: Advanced Manufacturing & Materials, Quantum Information & Electronic Materials and Devices, and Computational Science and Data Analytics. These cluster hires are an integral part of Mines’ strategic effort to grow in areas where we already have significant strengths or where our strengths are emerging. Candidates from many backgrounds will be considered in these areas, and ultimately hired into the best-fit department for them. Mines is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. There is a wide range of potential fit for Applied Mathematicians, Statisticians, Computational Scientists and Data Scientists!

The School’s proximity to Denver and Boulder provides opportunities for significant collaboration with government labs and industry as well as other universities. And Mines is a wonderful place to live and work if you love both the urban (Denver!) and our unparalleled outdoor recreation.

All positions can be found on the Mines’ HR website: https://jobs.mines.edu/.


Graduate Student Worker in CAM

Looking for students able to work over the summer and during the Fall/ Spring semesters

  • The Role:
    • The role is to assist in running service machines at the Center for Advanced Manufacturing, to design and manufacture parts for both educational and commercial clients.
    • The current list of machines includes: EOS m290 DMLS metal 3D printer, Haas DT-1 CNC machining center, Babyplast 610p Injection Molding machines.
  • Responsibilities:
    • Take a CAD design all the way from prototyping to production
    • Determine ideal working material for designs
    • Tend the machine making minor adjustments when necessary
    • Recognize product flaws & implements corrective action
  • Requirements:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or similar
    • Proficiency in using solid modeling CAD design software (Solidworks, Siemens NX)
    • Previous internship and/or project experience is a plus.
    • Organized and detail-oriented
    • Desire to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Contact: Interested students can apply by emailing Alec Kanyuck, CAM Service Manager, kanyuck@usc.edu

Doolittle Scholarship

Communities Foundation of Texas logo.The 2020 General James H. Doolittle Scholarship for aerospace science & engineering students will be one or more scholarships of up to $5000. To apply, students should be college juniors, seniors or graduate students pursuing a degree in aerospace science, aeronautical engineering or a related field at any accredited college or university in the United States or its possessions. Applicants must have a minimum 2.75 GPA and have completed at least 52 hours of college course work by the end of the academic semester in which they apply. Applicants must also be citizens of the United States. Application period ends May 1, 2021.

Additional details can be found at this page.


Honda Performance Development Internship

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Honda Performance Development (Honda Racing), located in Santa Clarita, CA, have two paid internship opportunities for final year masters students or recent graduates with simulation experience. They may also consider a skilled undergraduate. Applicants must be a US citizen or green card holder.

Car Number 30.

One position is open in the field of race car aerodynamics and thermodynamics simulations. Typical CFD applications include aerodynamics development of racing cars, heat transfer and CHT simulations for brake cooling, flow through heat exchangers and engine compartment flows.

Acura NSX GT3Evo.

The second position is available in the field of race car aerodynamics testing in wind tunnel and on track. Typical testing application fields include wind tunnel testing in a full-scale facility, on-road testing and related statistical data analysis, on-car instrumentation and related data acquisition.

For further information, contact
HPD Contact: Dr. Ante Soda, Tel: (661) 414-4389 E-mail: asoda@hra.com
ANSYS Contact: Kyle Kaplan, Kyle.Kaplan@ansys.com


DOD–SMART Scholarship

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As a means of increasing the number of U.S. citizens and nationals trained in science and engineering disciplines of military importance, the Department of Defense offers the Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program. SMART is a competitive offering open to undergraduate or graduate students in (most) STEM programs who are citizens of the US, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, or the UK. Scholarships include full tuition and fees, a monthly stipend, books & supplies allowance, and a health insurance allowance. Applicants select a DoD facility or agency where they would prefer to work. Recipients are obligated to participate in summer internship programs and accept DoD employment after graduation.

The application period for scholarships beginning in 2022 opens August 01, 2021.