The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences invites applications to “Faculty Member, PhD” position (equivalent to Assistant Professor) at İstanbul Bilgi University, Mechatronics Engineering Department. By the time of appointment, successful candidates must have earned a Ph.D. degree, with a record of high-quality research and publication.

1) The areas of interest, though not limited to, is: Thermo-Fluids: experimental/computational fluid dynamics, biological and bio-inspired fluid mechanics, micro-fluids, gas dynamics and jet/rocket propulsion, complex fluids, combustion and reactive flows, high performance computing, turbulence, and environmental fluid dynamics with an application towards biomaterials.

2) The areas of interest include but not limited to: Power Electronics & Electrical Machines: power generation and distribution; converter technologies; smart-grid systems; batteries & power storage technologies; modeling, design and diagnostics of electrical machines and transformers; CAD and CAE techniques for electromechanical systems modeling and electric- drive vehicles.

3) The areas of interest include but not limited to computer vision, machine learning, pattern recognition, image processing and data science.

The successful candidate must have an international track record of excellence in research, teaching, and funded projects in a discipline/field related to the denomination of the position. She/he will be responsible for: a) designing and delivering courses; b) supervising student projects; c) mentoring undergraduate and graduate students; as well as d) developing research projects and applying for third party funding. The language of instruction is English.As a member of Laureate International Universities network, Istanbul Bilgi University is offering an internationally recognized level of education in both undergraduate and graduate levels. The highly motivated group of faculty members are continuously encouraged to establish multi-disciplinary collaborations with colleagues and partners from other universities and industry. The university offers competitive salary and research funding for all of the enrolled full-time faculty members.Applications including a motivation letter, curriculum vitae, full list of publications, statement of research and teaching interests, along with the names and addresses (including email) of at least three references should be submitted in pdf format via e-mail to one of thefollowing contacts: