Tenured Faculty

George Mason University
Volgenau School of Engineering

Tenured Faculty Positions in the Volgenau School of Engineering

The George Mason University Volgenau School of Engineering seeks outstanding faculty candidates for multiple tenured faculty positions at the Associate or Full Professor rank. We seek outstanding, entrepreneurial faculty having proven leadership in research in our strategic growth areas and who are passionate about research and education and in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary environment.  Areas of interest include but are not limited to artificial intelligence and machine learning, robotics and autonomous systems, cybersecurity, smart infrastructure, smart materials, advanced manufacturing, biomedical imaging and devices, biomaterials, and sustainability.  Candidates with an impactful research record in emerging areas that are critical to addressing global challenges are particularly encouraged to apply.


The candidate will be expected to lead transformative growth and impact of our research portfolio, and to further encourage and foster new and existing collaborations with academic, industrial, and governmental institutions in the greater Washington, D.C., area. The successful candidate will be expected to accelerate the growth of high-quality academic programs, facilitate interdisciplinary research initiatives, and broaden the scope and focus areas of research in Mason with significant potential for commercialization.

Required Qualifications: 

Candidates must have earned a doctorate in engineering, computer science, information technology, or a related field; and be eligible for a tenured appointment at the rank of associate or full professor. The successful candidate should have an outstanding research and publication record, as well as a commitment to excellence in both graduate and undergraduate education; significant leadership experience, including fostering interdisciplinary research/education and mentoring more junior colleagues.  Candidates must have a demonstrable commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education.

How to apply:

For full consideration applicants must complete the online application at http://jobs.gmu.edu/for position number F383AZ, and upload a cover letter, a complete C.V. with publications, a teaching statement, a research statement, a statement on diversity and inclusive excellence experience and the names of three professional references with contact information.