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Tenure-Track Faculty Positions
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Posted: Oct 23, 2019
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Mechanical Engineering together with the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) seeks candidates for tenure-track faculty positions in Learning for Dynamics and Control, Autonomy, and Intelligent Systems to start July 1, 2020 or on a mutually agreed date thereafter. Appointments will be at the assistant or untenured associate professor level. In special cases, a senior faculty appointment will be considered.
Faculty duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, advising students, conducting original scholarly research and developing course materials at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates must hold an earned Ph.D. in a field related to Engineering, Physics, Data Science, Computer Science, or Applied Mathematics or a related field by the beginning of employment.
In addition to this search, the Mechanical Engineering Department has positions availabe broadly in mechanical engineering: http://meche.mit.edu/faculty-positions.
Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, and copies of no more than three publications. They should also arrange for four individuals to submit letters of recommendation on their behalf. This information must be entered electronically at the following site: https://school-of-engineering-faculty-search.mit.edu/meche-idss/ by December 15, 2019 when review of applications will begin.
Faculty Positions in Mechanical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Posted: Oct 22, 2019
The MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks candidates for faculty positions starting July 1, 2020 or on a mutually agreed date. Appointment will be at the assistant or untenured associate professor level. In special cases, a senior faculty appointment will be considered. We are committed to fostering interdisciplinary research to address grand challenges facing society. We seek candidates who provide inspiration and leadership in research, contribute proactively to teaching, and add to the diversity of the academic community.
Faculty duties include teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, advising students and conducting research. Candidates must hold an earned Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related field by the beginning of employment. Candidates in all areas related to Mechanical Engineering will be considered, including: (1) mechanics: modeling, experimentation and computation, (2) design, manufacturing, and product development, (3) control, instrumentation, and robotics, (4) energy science and engineering, (5) ocean science and engineering, (6) bioengineering, and (7) micro/nanoengineering.
In addition to searching broadly in mechanical engineering, the department also has a dedicated search with the IDSS in Control, Autonomy and Intelligent Systems https://meche.mit.edu/faculty-positions.
Applicants should send a CV, a research statement, a teaching statement, and copies of no more than three publications. They should arrange for four individuals to submit letters of recommendation. This information must be entered electronically: https://school-of-engineering-faculty-search.mit.edu/meche/ by December 15, 2019.
MIT is an equal-opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
Full/Associate/Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Posted: Oct 16, 2019
THE DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING AT ROWAN UNIVERSITY invites applications for multiple tenured/tenure-track faculty positions at the Full/Associate/ Assistant Professor rank. Successful candidates must have a commitment to teaching excellence at undergraduate and graduate levels, develop a nationally recognized externally funded research program, and contribute to the institution and profession through service. Candidates for Full/Associate Professor position should have an established record of research, teaching, and service commensurate with higher ranks. The department intends to fill at least one position at the Full/Associate Professor rank.
Preferred research areas are digital design & simulation, advanced manufacturing, composite materials, and renewable energy systems; however, outstanding candidates in all areas of mechanical engineering will be considered. A doctorate in mechanical engineering or closely related field is required for appointment. In addition, excellent written and oral communication skills are expected. Review of applications will begin October 15, 2019 and the deadline to apply is January 20, 2020. The position start date is September 1, 2020.
All applications must be submitted through Rowan University’s Career Site (Job Number: 494021). Interested candidates should submit a single PDF that includes the following items in the order listed: 1) letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) research statement and plans, 4) teaching philosophy and creating inclusive learning environment, and 5) full contact information for at least three references. Each of the items, except curriculum vitae, should be no more than two pages.
Assistant Professor, Tenure Track
Posted: Oct 1, 2019
The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks to fill a tenure track Assistant Professor position in the strategic area of Materials Science beginning August 2020. Candidates are sought who compliment the department’s current strengths, including, but are not limited to: composites, additive manufacturing, biomaterials, complex and advanced materials, and/or NDE/NDT/NDI. Responsibilities include active research, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and professional service. Competitive startup packages will accompany the position. Requirements include an earned doctorate in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field, outstanding English communication skills, a commitment to teaching excellence, and demonstrated research achievement. In light of Baylor’s strong Christian mission, the successful applicant must have an active Christian faith.
Consideration of applications will commence Oct. 31, 2019. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by Nov. 30, 2019, and must include: 1) vita, 2) statement of teaching interests, 3) statement of research plans related to Baylor's programs, 4) statement of active Christian faith, and 5) contact information for at least three professional references. For complete information on the position please visit: http://apply.interfolio.com/66730
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability.