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12-01-2010, 01:39 AM
Faculty Position in Fluid Dynamics, Cornell University
The Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Cornell
Ithaca, New York invites applications for a faculty position in fluid dynamics.
Candidates must hold a doctorate in an appropriate field and are expected
to establish an
outstanding, funded research program as well as contribute fully to both
and graduate instruction. Applicants at the level of Assistant Professor
are preferred but
appointments at the Associate Professor level will be considered. Salary
and rank will be
commensurate with qualifications and experience.
We seek outstanding individuals engaged in computational, theoretical and/or
experimental research in fluid mechanics. Areas of particular interest
include: bio-fluid
mechanics, energy and CFD. Other areas of interest are the school's current
strengths in
fluid mechanics including: nano/micro fluid mechanics, high Reynolds number
and turbulence, two phase flows, and vortex dynamics.
Cornell University fosters interdisciplinary research and an atmosphere of
through its Centers and Field system. Faculty in fluid dynamics have
opportunities to interact with a number of programs across the university
including the
Cornell Center for a Sustainable Future that provides infrastructure for
energy research
and the Cornell Nanofabrication Facility that houses cutting edge
laboratories for use in
micro and bio fluids research.
The Sibley School and the College of Engineering at Cornell embrace
diversity and seek
candidates who will foster a climate that attracts students of all races,
nationalities and
genders. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities to apply.
Cornell University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples, has a
Dual Career
program, and is a member of the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment
Consortium to assist with dual career searches.
Please submit an application on line, at at https://fast.mae.cornell.edu.
should include a cover letter, a complete resume, a statement of research
and teaching
interests and experiences, and the names of at least three references. All
received by December 31, 2010 will receive full consideration this academic
Applications will be evaluated on an ongoing basis until the position is
Cornell University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
educator and employer.

Judy M. Thoroughman
CU-HSS Program in Biomedical Mechanics
Sibley School of Mechanical& Aerospace Engineering
219 Upson Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 255-0990, Fax: (607) 255-1222
e-mail: jmt14@cornell.edu