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Assistant Professor Bio & Macromolecular Materials (Primary consideration by 3/30/14; Open until filled)

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 11th, 2013
Last review date: May 5th, 2014
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: May 5th, 2014
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Materials Department in the College of Engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Bio and Macromolecular Materials.

Outstanding candidates should demonstrate the ability to build a world-class experimental or theoretical research program in the area of soft materials. All areas relevant to soft materials are of interest. It is expected that the candidate would demonstrate the potential for collaborative, interdisciplinary research with the broader Materials community at UCSB and take a leading role in advancing the world-class facilities at UCSB.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in materials science and engineering or a closely related field.

Applications comprising a resume, statement of teaching philosophy, a brief (3-page limit) statement of research interests, and names and addresses of at least three references should be submitted to:


Please apply by March 30, 2014 for primary consideration, however the position will remain open until filled.

The Materials Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service.

UC Santa Barbara is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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More information about this recruitment: http://materials.ucsb.edu/




3 references required (contact information only)