Naval Surface Warfare Center: Electrical/Systems Engineer Position

Job Opportunity at the Naval Surface Warfare Center

Crane, Indiana

Please see the following info about a position at the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane, Indiana.

The Naval Surface Warfare Center at Crane, Indiana (NSWC Crane) is looking for three applicants with a background in acoustics. The applicants should be expecting to complete a master’s degree at minimum in the coming spring or summer semesters. Requirements for employment are the ability to acquire and hold a secret security clearance. Experience using COMSOL Multiphysics is a plus. Projects are centered on underwater acoustics for sonar applicants, being acoustic and piezoelectric modeling, material science, additive manufacturing, signal processing, and data analytics. The ideal applicant will have a background in Electrical Engineering or Systems Engineering. Crane offers competitive benefits and salary as a federal employee of the department of defense. For questions and to send a resume, please contact Dr. Eric Dupuis at

Penn State Ultrasonics Lab: Post Doc Position Available

Postdoc Opportunity at Penn State

Penn State Ultrasonics Lab (PennSUL) and Rock Mechanics Lab

State College, PA

Please see the following info about a postdoctoral research position at Penn State.

Penn State Ultrasonics Lab (PennSUL) and Rock Mechanics Lab is looking for a postdoctoral researcher with multi-disciplinary interests and experience in ultrasonics, mechanics-based modelling and laboratory rock deformation/permeability testing. The research involves acoustic emission, ultrasonic data acquisition and processing, working with servo-hydraulic testing machines, flow and permeability measurements, X-ray computed tomography imaging, machine learning, fracture mechanics and micro-mechanical modelling.

The project is led by Parisa Shokouhi (, Jacques Rivière (, Chris Marone ( and Derek Elsworth ( The successful candidate will work with graduate students and co-lead research activities focused on illuminating the mechanisms that relate ultrasonic, hydraulic and frictional properties of fractured rocks (see Shokouhi et al. Geophysical Research Letters 2020 We encourage applications from researchers with backgrounds in geomechanics, mechanics-based modelling, elastic wave mechanics, acoustics and geophysics. Experience in experimental design and execution is required.

A Ph.D. in a relevant field is required by the date of hire. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The Pennsylvania State University takes an active role in building a talented, inclusive, and culturally diverse workforce. We understand that our shared future is guided by basic principles of fairness and mutual respect. Applicants should share this commitment to fostering diversity and equity with the goal of creating an inclusive and productive workplace environment.

Please include: 1) a cover letter of interest; 2) CV including a complete publication list; and 3) three references.


Inquiries about the position can be sent to Parisa Shokouhi ( Additional information about Penn State Ultrasonics Lab (PennSUL) and Rock Mechanics Lab can be found here:

Papadimos Group: Acoustic Consultant

Job Opportunity at Papadimos Group

Please see the following information from Mara Papadimos about career opportunities at Papadimos Group in the Bay area.

We are a Bay Area firm that specializes in acoustic and vibration consulting services for the built environment. I thought perhaps you might be able to pass along our information to anyone you know that is interested in a career in acoustic or vibration consulting. Our website is and anyone who is interested is welcome to send me their resume for consideration. Thank you!