The Ohio State University Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering seeks an outstanding scholar with strong background and accomplishments in aerodynamics. This position is expected to be a research assistant professor position in experimental aerodynamics, but all will be considered. Preference will be given to applicants possessing a strong background in automotive aerodynamics and some familiarity with aeroacoustics. The position will be affiliated with OSU's Aerospace Research Center (ARC) and the new Honda multifunctional aeroacoustic wind tunnel facility located at the Transportation Research Center (TRC), in East Liberty, Ohio.
The Ohio State University already has significant activities in these areas and the candidates are expected to develop robust fundamental and applied research portfolios to further enhance the university's stature. Strong partnership with Honda will provide opportunities to collaborate on the development of advanced emerging technologies in a multidisciplinary environment. This new wind tunnel facility will be integral to Honda's aerodynamic and aeroacoustic research activities, spanning from advanced research and computational simulations, through scale-model and full vehicle development, to production vehicle performance assurance.
To build a diverse workforce, Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. Ohio State is an EEO/AA Employer. The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential.
Columbus is a thriving highly rated metropolitan community and we are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. For more information about the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at OSU, please visit http://mae.osu.edu/.
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HOW TO APPLY
Applicant Instructions: To be considered, please submit your application electronically to the posting via Academic Jobs Online. Materials must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, as well as the names and contact information of three references, and copies of up to three papers (published, under review, or in preparation).
The Ohio State University College of Engineering is strongly committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in all areas including scholarship, instruction and outreach. In the cover letter, describe experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals that promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion in one or more of these areas.
Research Faculty Position – Experimental Aerodynamics – https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/12363
The anticipated start date is April 2019 for the Experimental Aerodynamics position. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
Inquiries about the positions may be addressed to Professor Mo Samimy, Chairperson of the Search Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org, 614-292-5012).
The Ohio State University campus is located in Columbus, the capital city of Ohio. Columbus is the center of a rapidly growing and diverse metropolitan area with a population of over 2 million. The area offers a wide range of affordable housing, many cultural and recreational opportunities, excellent schools, and a strong economy based on government as well as service, transportation and technology industries. Additional information about the Columbus area is available at visit.osu.edu/experience.
The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
Research Faculty Position – Experimental Aerodynamics
We seek an individual who is an excellent researcher and mentor or has potential to develop into an outstanding researcher and mentor. A doctoral degree is required in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or in a related field appropriate to the scope of the position. A successful candidate will be expected to develop and sustain active sponsored research programs, and mentor graduate and undergraduate students. The candidate should have experience in working on diverse research teams and mentoring members of underrepresented groups.
Target Salary: Negotiable
Job Category: Instructional/Faculty
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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.