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Assistant Professor - Design

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Business Title Assistant Professor - Design
Department Mechanical Engineering
Posting Category Faculty
Salary Plan Faculty - AAUP
Job Summary

The responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate design courses, including Senior Capstone Design; conduct and publishing major research on the fundamental challenges in mechanical components and systems design.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must possess an earned Doctoral degree in mechanical engineering or a closely related discipline by the time of employment. Preference will be given to candidates who earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering.

Preferred Qualifications

Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to develop an active research program including securing externally funded project, a passion for teaching, and an interest and ability in directing graduate and undergraduate students in research and the ability to contribute through teaching and/or service to the diversity, cultural sensitivity, and excellence of the academic community. Special consideration will be given to candidates with demonstrated efforts in pursuing external funding and to candidates whose research has strong orientation toward the potential for collaboration across campus and the region.

Date grant, position, or appointment expires (For Funds Available, Temporary, and Waiver of Posting
Special Instructions to Applicants

For consideration, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, (including names of at least three professional references), and a statement of interests in teaching, through the Human Resources website: Review of applications will begin on December 16, 2016. The position will remain open until filled.
Hiring is contingent on maintaining existing levels of funding from the State.

Applicant Instructions

Applications will be exclusively accepted online at Mailed or emailed application materials will not be accepted.

Hiring Range /Pay Rate

Commensurate with experience

Posted Date 11/08/2016
Close Date/Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins 12/16/2016
Tentative Start Date August 21, 2017

Supplemental Questions

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Application Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents