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Faculty Position in Structural Engineering at EPFL

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EPFL continues to strengthen its School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC). We are recruiting an assistant professor (tenure track) in structural engineering. In special cases, a senior faculty appointment could be considered. We are seeking exceptional candidates with a strong interest in teaching and an outstanding record of scientific accomplishments.

Topics of interest include structural steel behavior, light-weight structures and structural glass. Other research areas are high performance metals, structural fragility, stability, mechanics of materials and multi-disciplinary subjects such as durability science (fracture, fatigue, corrosion and wear). Research activities will ideally focus on the intersection of fields of structural engineering, materials science and joining technology.

Significant start-up resources and research and testing infrastructure will be available ( We offer internationally competitive salaries and benefits.

To apply, please follow the application procedure at
The following documents are requested in PDF format: cover letter including statement of motivation, curriculum vitae (resume), publications list, concise statement of research and teaching interests as well as the names and addresses (including e-mail) of at least five referees. Screening will start on February 15th, 2008 and the search will continue until the position is filled. Further inquiries should be made to the Chair of the Search Committee:

Jean-François Molinari, Professor
School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, EPFL
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne
E-mail :

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EPFL is an equal opportunity employer.

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