Openings



Graduate Research/Teaching Assistantships available

The Multiphysics Laboratory in the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Nevada, Reno is always looking for Ph.D. students pursuing graduate degrees in Mechanical Engineering.

Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant (RA/TA) positions may be immediately available for qualifying students with strong interest and background in: (1) smart materials and structures, (2) fluid-structure interactions, and (3) vibrations and dynamics.

Prospective Ph.D. students are expected to have strong research experience in Mechanical Engineering or closely related disciplines, a minimum GPA of 3.25/4.0 for their B.Sc. and M.Sc., quantitative GRE > 160, and outstanding English language oral and written communication skills.

Master's students and Direct Ph.D. students may be considered as well in special circumstances. Minimum GPA of 3.25/4.0 for B.Sc., quantitative GRE > 160, and outstanding English language oral and written communication skills are required.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a detailed resume, a list of three professional references, and a research statement including a description of prior experience, by email to Dr. M. Aureli. Applications will be accepted until available positions are filled.