The Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position, starting September 1, 2019. Although candidates at the Assistant Professor rank are preferred, candidates with exceptional experience and qualifications may be considered for the rank of Associate Professor.
The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the thermal-fluids area, develop a long-term research program, and advise/mentor undergraduate and graduate students.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) currently enrolls about 1200 students and offers a full range of programs, from undergraduate to Ph.D. level, in mechanical, bio-, and automotive engineering. A new 123,000 square feet laboratory building is currently under construction at the College of Engineering and Computer Science with planned completion in 2020. The Department has 24 full-time faculty members and expects a period of dynamic growth with active strategic hiring over the next five years.