Open Positions

A PhD position is available for Spring 2020.

  • We seek highly motivated candidates with strong knowledge in nonlinear elasticity, finite element simulations, and/or strong experimental background
  •  candidates should have (or about to receive) a Master degree in engineering (mechanical, aerospace, material) or closely related field.

Topics of current interest are:

  • acoustic metamaterials,
  • soft active materials,
  • 3D-printing

To apply e-mail Dr. Stephan Rudykh ( a single pdf containing
1. CV/Resume and contact information of at least 2 references
2. Copy of transcripts, in English (and original language)

Selected candidates will be contacted to schedule a follow-up Skype interview.

Visiting student and researcher positions
Interested potential research visitors and candidates with fellowships should contact Dr. Rudykh with a letter of intent indicating potential dates and topic of interest

University of Wisconsin – Madison is an equal opportunity employer.
Women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.