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MSE Employment

The Materials Science & Engineering Department at the University of Washington has a tradition of interdisciplinary collaborations and strong partnerships with other academic institutions, the national labs, and industry. Major areas of research include biomedical imaging, biomimetics, drug delivery, printable solar cells, rechargeable batteries, chemical separation membranes, and manufacturing processes. The University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.

Faculty and post-doctoral positions

Assistant Professor, Quantum Information Science and Engineering (QISE)
This position will specialize in making strong connections between materials sciences and engineering and quantum information, with the goal to achieve fundamental breakthroughs towards the design and fabrication of high-quality physical qubits.

Associate Professor, Tenure Track in Transmission Electron Microscopy

Postdoctoral Position, Machine Learning for Material Characterization and Material Discovery

Staff positions

To find open staff positions in MSE and other departments, please search the UW employment website. The keyword “engineering” will help you find openings in the 10 engineering departments on campus. Learn more about working at UW.

Student positions

UW students are eligible for work study positions.

See Academic Student Employee Hourly Pay Rates.