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Whether it’s test flying brand new commercial jets, going on space walks 220 miles above the Earth, or running the largest aerospace company in the world, Iowa State Aerospace Engineering graduates play an active role in shaping the future of the industry.

Share Your Story

If you are an alum of the Department of Aerospace Engineering living out your dream job, we would love to hear from you! Please contact communications specialist, Clay Paciorek, for more information or if you’d like to participate. In the mean time, take a look at our Living The Dream profiles.

Your Support Matters

We hope you will consider supporting the Department of Aerospace Engineering and help future alumni by giving to the Aerospace Engineering Excellence fund.


Positions Available

Three Ph.D. positions, Engineering Mechanics program in mechanics and materials, Anson Marston Distinguished Professor Valery Levitas group

Three positions available to perform work on federally funded projects on modeling stress-induced phase transformations, plasticity, and their interactions at nano-, micro-, and macroscales. For more information and how to apply, click here.

Aerospace Engineering Hours

  • Office, 1200 Howe: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Howe Hall: Monday-Saturday, 6 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; Sunday, 7 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
  • Emergency contact: Building supervisor Jim Benson, 515-294-4946