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Employment Opportunities

We’re hiring 20+ faculty across the school.

The University at Buffalo's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences offers opportunities to work in a dynamic and growth oriented organization.

The University at Buffalo is a New York State flagship university, and the largest and most comprehensive engineering and applied sciences school in the State University of New York (SUNY) system.  

We are looking for outstanding and diverse scholars who want to work at a dynamic and growth-oriented organization that is committed to educational excellence, research impact, and engagement in the communities we serve.

We are particularly interested in candidates who can demonstrate a history of successful, team-based interaction with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds, especially underrepresented minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. We are an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE).

Explore Faculty Positions

Our nine academic departments are continually seeking talented individuals to join our growing team of faculty. 

In addition, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is leveraging an unprecedented faculty hiring opportunity to build on existing strengths at the University at Buffalo through the Provost's Advancing Top 25: UB Faculty Hiring initiative.  We are recruiting tenure-track faculty in the following areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Data Science
    9/11/23
    Recognizing the transformative potential of AI, this core group of faculty will engage collaboratively in a variety of shared problems that can benefit from the application of emerging data science tools.
  • Clean Energy
    1/31/23
    A successful transition to a sustainable, carbon-neutral society of the future requires unprecedented collaboration across multiple disciplines. This core group of faculty will engage collaboratively on shared problems in the broad area of clean energy.
  • Personalized Health and Wellness
    1/31/23
    This core group of faculty will bring together expertise across multiple disciplines to enable the creation of a whole person digital twin that can then be used to develop, inform, and influence health and wellness for a real person. It can aid in personalized drugs and treatment, and in the creation of artificial tissues and organs to replace diseased organs.

Become a Distinguished Research Fellow

The Distinguished Research Fellowship Program seeks PhD graduates from underrepresented groups with strong academic track records and demonstrated potential to be successful future faculty members. Qualified participants may be able to transition into tenure-track faculty positions in UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

Get to Know us

SEAS at a Glance

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    8/3/22

    The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences was founded in 1946

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    8/3/22

    Home to 10 ABET accredited undergraduate programs

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    global community with students from 73 different countries and 33 different states

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    12/5/23

    Our Fall 2023 student body consists of 3,133 graduate students and 4,817 undergraduates

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    8/3/22

    Ranked No. 15 in the U.S. for blockchain education by Successful Student

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    12/5/23

    Research expenditures total over $100 million annually

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    270 full-time faculty members and counting

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    12/27/22

    41,000+ alumni in 50 states and 70 countries around the globe

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    12/5/23

    2,597 degrees awarded in the 2022-23 academic year

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    Member of Association of American Universities (AAU)

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SEAS at a Glance

academic building icon with the number 1946.

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences was founded in 1946

Home to 10 ABET accredited undergraduate programs

AAU icon with laurels.

Member of Association of American Universities (AAU)

ruler icon with the number 9.
money bag icon.

Research expenditures total over $100 million annually

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Over 270 full-time faculty members and counting

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4,817 undergraduates and 3,133 graduate students enrolled in 2023

Diploma icon.

2,597 degrees awarded in the 2022-23 academic year

graduation cap icon.

41,000+ alumni in 50 states and 70 countries around the globe

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A global community with students from 73 different countries and 33 states

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Ranked No. 15 in the U.S. for blockchain education by Successful Student

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    11/21/22
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