Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Controls & Dynamical Systems

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Houston (UH) invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level beginning Fall 2017. Successful candidates are expected to establish an internationally recognized research program in the field of controls and dynamical systems. Emerging potential targeted areas of application in health and biomedicine, energy and the environment, manufacturing, cyber-physical systems, and networked systems will be given special consideration.

The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community of scholars. As part of a major drive for excellence, including the recent designation of UH as a Carnegie Tier One Research university, the Cullen College of Engineering has a strong commitment to expand, as well as, advance the quality of our engineering research programs. UH is Texas’ premier public metropolitan research and teaching institution with more than 40,000 students. Houston is home to the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world, the NASA Johnson Space Center, and multiple high-tech companies offering excellent local collaboration opportunities.

Candidates should apply online and attach a cover letter, statement of teaching and research interests, goals and accomplishments, curriculum vitae and a list of five references. The point of contact is Prof. Karolos Grigoriadis at karolos [at] uh [dot] edu. The position(s) will be filled contingent upon the availability of funds. Qualified applicants should apply online at

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

Information about the ME Department is available on the web at