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Tenured/Tenure Track: Open Rank and Title

Aerospace Engineering

College Station, TX
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The Department of Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering at Texas A&M University invites applications for a full-time tenured/tenure-track faculty position at the assistant, associate, or full professor level in Aerospace Engineering (Bioastronautics and/or Human Systems Integration) with a 9-month academic appointment, and the possibility of an additional summer appointment contingent upon need and availability of funds, beginning Fall 2024. Special consideration will be given to candidates with expertise in (1) Spacecraft and Spacesuit Systems Design and Modeling, (2) Digital Human Modeling (DHM), (3) Advanced Materials for Spacesuit/Spacecraft Applications, (4) Partial Gravity Fluid Physics and Thermal Modeling (Experimental and CFD), and (5) Environmental Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS).  The successful applicant will be required to teach; advise and mentor graduate students; develop an independent, externally funded research program; initiate interdisciplinary partnerships, and participate in all aspects of the department’s activities; and serve the profession.


Applicants must have an earned doctorate in engineering or a closely related engineering or science discipline.

Application Instructions

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal statement to include philosophy and plans for research, teaching and service, as applicable, and a list of four references (including postal addresses, phone numbers and email addresses) by applying for this specific position at http://apply.interfolio.com/118574. Full consideration will be given to applications received by November 1, 2023. Applications received after that date may be considered until position(s) are filled. It is anticipated the appointment(s) will begin FALL 2024.

For questions regarding the application process or other inquiries, please contact Dr. Bonnie J. Dunbar at bjdunbar@tamu.edu (with copy to Lance Isenhour, lisenhour@tamu.edu).

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

The University is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and therefore has a Dual Career Program.