The Ohio State University, Materials Science & Engineering

2552 12267
Position ID:OSU-MSE-AY19MSE5 [#12267, Research]
Position Title: Research-Track Faculty, Advanced Characterization - Structural Materials
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Columbus, Ohio 43210, United States [map]
Subject Area: Materials Science / Engineering
Appl Deadline:2018/12/31 (posted 2018/10/04, listed until 2019/03/31)
Position Description:    

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Research-Track Professor

Advanced Characterization  - Structural Materials

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

The Ohio State University

Description: The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the Ohio State University ( invites applications for a regular research faculty appointment in the area of aerospace metallic materials, with a focus on sophisticated defect analysis through the application of advanced analytical electron microscopy. This is a research-track position, and appointment is anticipated at the rank of Assistant or Associate. Appointment at the rank of Professor will also be considered when warranted. The Department of Materials Science and Engineering has a strong and long record of research and development in the area of metallic materials with an emphasis in electron microscopy and this appointment is intended to strengthen this particular material focus. Thus, interest is in candidates who have expertise in the application of high level defect analysis using aberration-corrected scanning transmission electron microscopy, diffraction contrast analysis, convergent beam electron diffraction techniques and x-ray energy dispersive spectroscopy.  The successful candidate will be expected to develop and sustain active sponsored research programs in the area of aerospace metallic materials, making significant use of defect analysis using analytical electron microscopy.

Qualifications: Candidates must have an earned doctoral degree in materials science and engineering. The candidate’s research should involve federal and industrial funding. The anticipated starting date is August 2019.

Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, separate 2-3 page statements of research and teaching goals, and the names, postal addresses, and e-mail addresses of four references.

The Ohio State University College of Engineering and Department of Materials Science and Engineering are strongly committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in all areas of 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.

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 1.5 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

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. 

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Further Info:
2041 College Road
Columbus OH 43210

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