Join a team that is passionate about its work.
The UCLA Samueli School of Engineering invites applications for the faculty positions listed below. Applicants must hold an earned Ph.D. in a related field, along with a demonstrated record of excellence for high-quality research, teaching and professional development, or show exceptional promise within their field.
As a dynamic urban university with a strong commitment to collaborative excellence, UCLA is host to highly-selective undergraduate and graduate programs, and is engaged in numerous research collaborations, both within the Engineering school and with a spectrum of departments and programs at UCLA (including the Medical and Dental Schools a short campus walk away), across the UC system, with other universities, and across industrial sectors.
UCLA Samueli is committed to enhancing the diversity of the faculty, as well as our graduate and undergraduate student populations. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
Please view the UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy for a complete policy listing for the University of California.
Faculty positions by departments
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering – Civil Engineering Materials
Civil and Environmental Engineering – Geotechnical Engineering
Mechanical and Aerospace – Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical and Aerospace – Mechanical Engineering
Material Science and Engineering
Each year the seven departments of the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, and the school as a whole, bestow honors on graduating students who have had distinguished accomplishments and made special contributions .
As newly minted Samueli engineers go off to pursue great things, two class members share their story on how access to educational and financial resources, an engaged support system, and hard work prepared them for graduation and life beyond UCLA.
We are pleased to announce the Honorable Heidi Shyu MS ‘81, Engr ‘82 will address this year’s graduating class at commencement on June 16 at Pauley Pavilion.
Tiny defects in semiconductors created ‘speed bumps’ for electrons. UCLA researchers cleared the path
New technique could improve electronics’ energy efficiency by removing the microscopic flaws usually formed during manufacturing
Four UCLA Engineering students – two graduate students and two undergraduates — have received prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation for 2018.
Professor Ertugrul Taciroglu has been appointed chair of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering.