The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Utah is a fast-growing department that seeks to hire additional faculty members in the coming years.

The University of Utah is a tier 1 research institution that is home to more than 30,000 students, world-class faculty and researchers, a medical campus, and many start-up companies. The Department of Mechanical Engineering currently has 38 tenure-line faculty members, over 1,000 undergraduate and 240 graduate students (145 Ph.D. students), and continues on a steep growth trajectory. Funded by the State of Utah’s Engineering Initiative, the Department expects to hire up to nine additional faculty members over the next three years.

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