Open Faculty Position
in Energy Systems (Advert Reference Code: FENS-1-2017)
Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Sabancı University, Istanbul, Turkey
The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS) at Sabanci University invites applications for a full-time faculty position in energy systems, including but not limited to renewable and clean energy systems, such as wind turbines, solar power and energy storage. Successful candidates are expected to develop externally-funded, internationally-recognized research programs; contribute to teaching activities at both undergraduate and graduate levels; and undertake citizenship activities for the benefit of Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences in Sabanci University as a faculty member and science and engineering community as a scholar. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in a related engineering discipline and have a strong research background.
Applications must include a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching plans, and at least three professional references, including addresses, e-mails and telephone numbers.
Sabanci University, a privately funded premier academic institution, started instruction in the 1999-2000 academic year in its new state-of-the-art campus located in suburban Istanbul. The University offers 12 undergraduate programs and 23 graduate programs in three faculties (Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, School of Management). The University aims at establishing a high standard of academic excellence and a research-oriented atmosphere both for its faculty and for its students, while nurturing productive relationships particularly with the industries in the region which constitute the industrial heartland of Turkey. The medium of instruction is English.
Detailed information about Sabanci University is available at the web site:
The applicants should submit their materials through the online application system indicating the closest academic program for their background at: