Automotive Engineering Faculty Position

Available Faculty Positions in Automotive Engineering


The Department of Automotive Engineering at Atilim University is seeking applicants at the Assistant Professor level in combustion, hybrid vehicles, vehicle dynamics and electronics, noise and vibration, vehicle control and automotive design areas.  Candidates with computational and/or experimental backgrounds as well as those in emerging fields such as composites, renewable energy, nano technology and active safety are also welcome to apply.  A Ph.D. in automobile or mechanical engineering or closely related fields is required.  Candidates with exceptional qualifications may be considered for Associate Professor or Full Professor ranks.  They must have demonstrated research excellence with strong potential to publish in international journals and secure research funding.  They are also expected to support the teaching vision of the University with effective teaching skills at both undergraduate and graduate levels. 

Atilim University is a dynamic university that is pursuing excellence in research and teaching.  According to the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings in 2019, the University is ranked among the World’s top 801-1000 universities and among the top 4 foundation universities in Turkey.  This is an exciting opportunity to join a university that is committed to supporting top-level research with strong ties with industry.  Internal research funding opportunities, including undergraduate research and start-ups, are also available to qualified faculty members.

Applications, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae with teaching and research statements, and the names of at least three references, should be sent via e-mail to:


Prof.Dr. Hasan U. AKAY

Chair of Department of Automotive Engineering

Atilim University

Incek, Ankara, Turkey