Professor - Washington State University in Pullman Washington

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Washington State University

Pullman, Washington

United States


Detailed Job Description

The School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (MME) in collaboration with the Composites Materials and Engineering Center (CMEC) at Washington State University invites applications for a senior full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty position at the Associate or Full Professor level in the area of composite materials. The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence and recognition in scholarship, education, and professional service in the field of composite materials with expertise from engineering to polymers for building fundamental, applied, and industrially focused research on synthetic and bio-based composite materials and sustainable manufacturing processes and design; ability to seek and acquire external funds for scholarly research; commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; commitment to building diversity in the department; and potential to develop collaborative research with MME and CMEC faculty.

The school welcomes strong candidates who can complement and collaborate with existing research programs in the School and College, and industries in Washington, including aerospace, advanced manufacturing and materials, bio-based products and co-products from other technologies such as renewable energy, and sustainable design.

Required Qualifications

Earned doctoral degree in mechanical or materials engineering or a closely related field prior to the start of the appointment.

Evidence of excellent and recognized scholarship, education, and professional service in the field of composite materials.

Demonstrated potential in seeking and acquiring funds for scholarly research.

Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Commitment to collaborate with diverse internal and external groups.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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