The School of Nuclear Engineering at Purdue University invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position at all ranks. Purdue University seeks to attract exceptional candidates with interests and expertise in nuclear power, advanced reactor technology, nuclear materials, fuel cycle and non-proliferation; however, other areas will also be considered. Successful candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in Nuclear Engineering or a related discipline and demonstrate excellent potential to build an independent research program at the forefront of their field, as well as potential to educate and mentor students. The successful candidate will conduct original research, advise graduate students, teach undergraduate and graduate level courses, and perform service both at the School and University levels. Candidates with experience working with diverse groups of students, faculty, and staff and the ability to contribute to an inclusive climate are particularly encouraged to apply.
The School of Nuclear Engineering at Purdue University has experienced significant growth in the past decade and has a strong faculty core engaged in all areas of nuclear engineering as well as significant interdisciplinary efforts across campus, with other academic institutions, and industrial partners. The College of Engineering at Purdue is currently undergoing extensive growth, with an expanding number of faculty that are opening new and exciting research directions. For information on School of Nuclear Engineering, please see at https://engineering.purdue.edu/NE.
Purdue University’s School of Nuclear Engineering is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address in their cover letter, their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.
Submit applications online at https://engineering.purdue.edu/Engr/AboutUS/Employment/Applications. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching and research plans, and names and addresses of at least three references. For information/questions regarding applications, contact the Office of Academic Affairs, College of Engineering, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on October 8, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. A background check will be required for employment in this position.
Purdue’s main campus is located in West Lafayette Indiana, a welcoming and diverse community with a wide variety of cultural activities, events, and industries. Purdue and the College of Engineering have a Concierge Program to assist new faculty and facilitate their relocation.
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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