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    Dear Colleagues,

    Our Department is looking to hire 4 or more faculty this year, with one or
    more lines targeted to faculty with research in biomechanics. If you are
    looking for a faculty position, please view the job posting below and reply
    to the Search Committee Chair, Professor Lou Cattafesta, at

    Best regards,


    ************** Begin UF Job Posting *************************
    The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at the
    University of Florida is seeking to hire multiple tenured/tenure-track
    faculty. Outstanding candidates at all levels will be entertained in the
    Focus areas: energy, nanoengineering, biomechanical engineering, and
    and controls. Candidates must possess an earned Ph.D. in Mechanical or
    Aerospace Engineering or a closely related discipline and demonstrate
    ability to create and sustain internationally recognized research programs
    In their fields of expertise.

    The MAE Department currently has approximately 52 faculty, 375 graduate
    students, and annual expenditures in excess of $20 million. Persons joining
    the Department will find outstanding facilities, a collaborative and
    collegial work environment, and a strong dedication to diversity and
    excellence in
    research and education. Potential applicants seeking more information are
    encouraged to visit our website at

    Candidates should submit applications electronically to the Search
    Committee Chair at Applications should include:
    1) formal letter of interest, 2) complete resume/curriculum vitae, 3)
    Statement of research and teaching plans, and 4) names and contact
    information for at
    least three references. The search committee will begin reviewing
    applications immediately, and the process will continue through April 15,

    As part of the application process, applicants are invited to complete an
    online confidential and voluntary self-disclosure card referencing one of
    the following position numbers 00009192, 00007430 or 00007432. This
    information is used as a means of recording or tracking candidate
    applications and is accessible to the universityıs Faculty Development
    Office when needed to fulfill reporting obligations. A self-disclosure card
    can be
    found at

    The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to
    building a culturally diverse faculty and staff. We strongly encourage
    minorities, women, and members of other under-represented groups to
    ************** End UF Job Posting ************************
    Scott A. Banks, Ph.D.
    Director, Gary J. Miller Ph.D. Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory
    Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    University of Florida
    MAE-A 318
    Gainesville, FL 32611-6250
    Phone: 352-392-6109
    Fax : 352-392-7303