Archive for October, 2015

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Employment Opportunities

Faculty Position Announcements

2015-16 Recruitment Cycle

The Nuclear & Radiological Engineering and Medical Physics (NRE/MP) Programs at Georgia Tech invite applications for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions. Of particular interest are applicants interested in teaching and developing research programs in one or more of the areas of i) nuclear reactor physics, ii) nuclear reactor dynamics and safety and iii) fusion plasma physics and nuclear technology. Those applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have established records in research that demonstrates nationally and internationally recognized expertise. Industrial experience is desirable, but not required. Each position requires a balance of undergraduate teaching, graduate teaching, and research.

The NRE Program at Georgia Tech offers the BS, MS, and PhD degrees in NRE and the MP Program offers the MS degree in MP and the PhD degree as an option under NRE. Strong research programs in computational reactor physics, radiation transport, fuel cycle and waste management, fission and fusion reactor design, fusion plasma physics, nuclear materials, nuclear heat removal, nuclear safeguards, radiation detection and radiation protection are ongoing in the NRE Program (

Apply online at Send inquiries to: Prof. Farzad Rahnema, Chair, NRE and MP Programs, email: The review of applications will begin immediately. After a thorough review, invitations for interviews to selected candidates will be sent out. link employment opportunities

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Employment Opportunity

Tenure-Track Faculty Position

Penn State

Qualifications for this position include a doctorate in nuclear engineering or a related field. Applicants should have demonstrated outstanding scholarly research experience and teaching interests in nuclear engineering. Successful candidates will be expected to teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, to develop an internationally-recognized, externally funded research program, and to contribute to the operation and promotion of the department, college, university, and profession through service. Nominations and applications will be considered until the positions are filled. Screening of applicants will begin on December 1, 2015. Applicants should submit a statement of professional interests, a curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of four references. Please submit these three items in one pdf file to


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Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Employment Opportunity

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Employment Opportunity

Faculty Positions Available

Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

The Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences in the College of Engineering of the University of Michigan invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions. The appointments are anticipated to be at the tenure-track assistant or associate professor level, although outstanding candidates at all levels in the relevant areas of interest are encouraged to apply. The research priority areas include fission reactor physics and engineering, experimental and/or computational thermal hydraulics, and plasma science and engineering, with particular interest in pulsed-power plasmas and plasma theory. Outstanding applicants from all relevant technical areas will also be considered, including nuclear measurements and nuclear materials.

The Department is an international leader in the field of nuclear engineering and radiological sciences. The Department strives for excellence in teaching, research, and service. Applicants are expected to have demonstrated outstanding research and scholarship in their technical fields. Excellence in both the teaching and mentoring of students is important to the Department. In addition to conducting research, appointed faculty members are expected to teach and mentor students at the undergraduate and graduate level, as well as supervise student research. The University of Michigan is a non-discriminatory, affirmative action employer and is responsive to the needs of dual career families. The College is interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Please submit application materials (a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, a list of 3 or 4 qualified individuals who would be willing to provide a letter of reference, and copies of three representative publications) via email to:

 Professor John Foster, Search Committee Chair
Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences University of Michigan
2355 Bonisteel Boulevard
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2104


Applications will be reviewed continuously, but those received by January 8, 2016 will be given priority.