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Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Systems (11777)

The School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering, one of the six Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at ASU, is seeking faculty to support a broad initiative in advanced manufacturing. In conjunction with that initiative, we seek applicants for multiple tenure-track/tenured faculty positions in the area of industrial and manufacturing systems. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, production control and manufacturing management; sensor technology, automation and smart manufacturing; analytics for next-generation manufacturing systems; quality and reliability engineering; manufacturing enterprise systems design and optimization; and supply chain engineering.

Faculty members are expected to develop an internationally recognized and externally funded research program, adopt innovative educational practices in graduate and undergraduate education, develop and teach graduate and undergraduate courses, advise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and undertake service activities.

Appointments will be at the assistant, associate or full professor rank commensurate with the candidate’s experience and accomplishments, beginning August 2017. Although the faculty appointment may be in any of the Fulton Schools, the Industrial Engineering program in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering is the most involved in the interest areas of the search.

Required qualifications:

  • A doctorate in industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering or a related field
  • Demonstrated evidence of excellence in research and teaching through external funding, publication in top tier journals and innovative pedagogy as appropriate to the candidate’s rank

Desired qualifications:

  • A commitment to a collaborative, transdisciplinary approach to research and teaching

How to apply:

To apply, please visit engineering.asu.ed/hiring and submit the following materials to the email specified for Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Systems (11777):

  • A cover letter
  • Current CV
  • Statements describing research and teaching interests
  • Contact information for three references

Review of applications will begin December 9, 2016; if not filled, reviews will occur on the 1st and 15th of the month thereafter until the search is closed.  

For more information or questions about these positions, please contact the search committee chair Associate Professor Jing Li at

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.  See ASU’s full non-discrimination statement (ACD 401) and the Title IX statement.

ASU offers applicants an opportunity to voluntarily disclose information for the University’s affirmative action plan; applicants may complete an EEO survey for the position they are applying for online. 

Information you’ll need to complete the survey:

Job Number:                          11777
Job Title:                                 Advanced Manufacturing
Department Name:               Engineering