Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Faculty - Western Michigan University

TENURE TRACK position at the assistant professor level in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering starting August 15, 2018. Qualified candidates must have earned a doctoral degree in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering or a related discipline. Evidence of degree completion by May 31, 2018 must be provided. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in mechanical and/or aerospace engineering, advise undergraduate and graduate students, conduct cutting-edge research, supervise graduate theses, and serve on university, college, and department committees. The candidate is also expected to develop new courses and the associated laboratory facilities as necessary.

Qualified candidates with demonstrated expertise in the areas of ground or space vehicle structures and systems, next-generation sensing and/or biomedical engineering are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with a proven research and publication record, with potential to secure externally funded research grants, and post-doctoral experience.