Tenure-Track/Tenured Faculty Positions
Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department
The University of Texas at Arlington
Search Code: ENG101012IMSE
To apply, visit www.uta.edu/engineerapply
The College of Engineering at The University of Texas at Arlington is building areas of excellence that foster cross-disciplinary, cutting edge research. The Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering (IMSE) is recruiting one or more outstanding faculty in three areas of excellence: (1) data mining, e.g., artificial intelligence, informatics, machine learning, and visualization; (2) systems engineering and logistics; and (3) manufacturing, e.g. biomanufacturing, microfabrication, nanofabrication, and/or expertise in nanomanufacturing systems, processes, automation, and controls.
An earned doctorate degree is required in the following areas:
(1) Data mining: Industrial engineering, statistics, or a closely related discipline.
(2) Systems engineering: Industrial engineering, systems engineering, operations research, or a closely related discipline.
(3) Manufacturing: Industrial engineering, statistics, or a closely related discipline. Experience working with different material substrates, such as alloys, polymers, aluminum, steel, and ceramics, is desired.
Candidates must have demonstrated a commitment to quality teaching and scholarly research. Applicants in senior ranks are expected to have an excellent record of research, scholarship, funding and leadership, and a commitment to teaching and mentoring. The department has ongoing projects with area industry and inter-disciplinary collaborations with other departments and colleges on campus. Competitive salaries and research startup funds are available for these positions.
UT Arlington is a doctoral, research-extensive university with a current enrollment of over 33,000 students and is part of the University of Texas System. The University is located in Arlington, Texas, in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, the fourth largest urban area in the nation. With more than 4,500 students and 23,000 alumni, the College of Engineering (uta.edu/engineering) is the fourth largest in Texas, and has ties to numerous high technology companies in North Texas. The College offers nine baccalaureate, 13 master’s, and nine doctoral degree programs.
The IMSE Department (uta.edu/ie) consists of a collaborative and collegial faculty of 13 members with research expertise in manufacturing, logistics, operations research, engineering statistics, systems engineering, human factors, and numerous application areas. It consists of about 300 students and offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Industrial Engineering, an M.S. in Engineering Management, an M.S. in Logistics, and an M.S. in Systems Engineering. The Department houses the Center on Stochastic Modeling, Optimization, & Statistics (http://www.uta.edu/cosmos/), the Systems Engineering Research Center (http://www.uta.edu/engineering/serc/) and the RFID and Auto Identification Lab (http://www.uta.edu/rfid/), In addition, collaborations are encouraged with UT Arlington’s Texas Manufacturing Assistance Center (http://www.tmac.org/), and the University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute (http://www.uta.edu/utari).
Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2012, and continue until January 15, 2013.
The successful candidate will be required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form and provide documents to verify identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. UT Arlington is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The use of tobacco products is prohibited on UT Arlington properties. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists