Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Focus: Human Factors

POSITION: The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MIE) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Human Factors.

STARTING DATE: September 1, 2018

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have an earned doctorate in Industrial Engineering or a related field at the time of appointment. Potential areas of research expertise include, but are not limited to: health systems engineering, transportation, human‐technology interaction, and/or product design.

RESPONSIBILITES: Successful candidates are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, supervise graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, contribute significantly to the advancement of basic science and engineering, develop a nationally recognized program of sponsored research, and have an understanding of diversity issues and their educational importance.