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Assistant, Associate, Full Professor in Solid Mechanics
KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)

  • Apr. 10, 2018
  • Assistant, Associate, Full Professor in Solid Mechanics
  • Physical Science and Engineering Division
  • KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)
    Saudi Arabia
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Materials Sciences/Polymer Sciences
    Computer/Information Sciences

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Assistant, Associate, Full Professor in Solid Mechanics
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

Department: Physical Science and Engineering Division
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Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
Saudi Arabia

Application Deadline:
Open until filled
Position Start Date:
Available immediately
Website for Job:

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Job Categories:
Assistant Professor
Associate Professor

Academic Fields:
Metallic materials
High performance computing
Numerical methods
Applied mathematics
Polymers engineering

Faculty positions in Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the Physical Science and Engineering Division, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology.

We invitequalified applicants to apply for faculty positions at all ranks (Assistant, Associate and Full Professor):
We are recruiting faculty in Solid Mechanics with expertise in Metallic materials, high-performance computing, numerical methods and applied mathematics for solid mechanics, polymers engineering.

The successful applicant should have a proven track record in publishing high-impact papers and is expected to establish a thriving research program. Engaging in national and international scientific collaborations is part of the KAUST spirit. Commitment to high-quality teaching at the graduate level, and active participation in the KAUST academic and community life is what makes KAUST faculty unique.

Ph.D. degree is required

KAUSTis an international, graduate research university dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education, and innovation. Located in Saudi Arabia, on the eastern shores of the Red Sea, KAUSTnot onlyofferssuperb research facilities in theindependent faculty laboratories, research centers and core labs, but also generous assured research funding and internationally competitive salaries.
More information aboutKAUSTacademic programs, research activities, and community life are available at:

The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering atKAUSTcurrently has thirteen full-time faculty members, about 53 postdoctoral fellows and research scientists and more than 90 graduate students. Research areas include: combustion and energy, fluid mechanics, materials and solid mechanics, and dynamics and control. The Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC) carries out cutting-edge research on all aspects of combustion from flame study to modeling.

More information about the Mechanical Engineering program and the Physical Science and Engineering Division is available at:

KAUST is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from female faculty candidates.

You will be required to complete an online application through: Interfolio Faculty Search and will need to upload pdf files of the following documents:
Updated curriculum vitae with a full list of publications
Statement of research interests
Statement of teaching interests
Contact details of at least four potential referees
Two citation reports (Web of Science and Scopus)
Copies of most relevant publications (Maximum of five publications)

Because of the high volume of applications that we receive, only applications submitted through the online form will be considered. Applications will be evaluated as soon as they are received and will receive full consideration until the positions are filled.


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