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Post-doctoral position at Iowa State University is available to perform experimental research on coupled plastic flow, phase transformations, and other structural changes under high pressure and torsion of a sample in rotational diamond anvil cell. Experience with in situ high pressure experimentation and/or x-ray characterization of stresses and structural changes in materials at the micron scale is desired. Close collaboration with theoretical/computational collaborators and with Ames Laboratory of DoE is expected. Please email your application to Prof. Valery Levitas vlevitas@iastate.edu.

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
Guaranteed Consideration Date: December 1, 2016

The Department of Aerospace Engineering at Iowa State University  invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant and Associate Professor level, however, exceptional candidates at the rank of Full Professor may also be considered. We seek outstanding individuals with strong research interest in the broad area of Composite and Multifunctional Material Systems. Research areas of interest include, but are not limited to design, failure prediction, fabrication, damage/defect detection, static/dynamic testing and/or structural life cycle analysis. Outstanding candidates at the rank of Full Professor whose research interest is outside the broad area listed above and candidates who can enhance the diversity of the department may also apply; candidates who can bring leadership and stature to the department and have the potential to greatly expand our research base will be given preference.

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
Guaranteed Consideration Date: December 1, 2016

The Department of Aerospace Engineering at Iowa State University (www.aere.iastate.edu) invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant and Associate Professor level, however, exceptional candidates at the rank of Full Professor may also be considered. We seek outstanding individuals with strong research interest in the broad area of Intelligent Systems and Autonomy. Research areas of interest include, for example, software challenges in aerospace, remote sensing/intelligent sensor fusion, formal methods, autonomous control, automated crop monitoring, and classical areas of guidance, navigation, and control of both manned and unmanned vehicles in both air and space. Outstanding candidates at the rank of Full Professor whose research interest is outside the broad area listed above and candidates who can enhance the diversity of the department may also apply; candidates who can bring leadership and stature to the department and have the potential to greatly expand our research base will be given preference.

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About Iowa State

Iowa State University is an AAU-member comprehensive, land-grant, Carnegie Doctoral/Research Extensive University. Iowa State is located in Ames, Iowa, which was recently ranked as one of the top 10 best places to live in the U.S. and the No. 1 Best College Town . The university offers a rich student experience with unlimited academic and social opportunities in a comfortable, friendly, and supportive campus environment. Its 34,000 students come from all 50 states and 106 countries. Iowa State is an equal-opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants. The university is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Award for gender equity.

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