Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Teaching Faculty - University at Buffalo
The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) the University at Buffalo seeks to fill a Teaching Assistant Professor/Lecturer 10 mo. position. We are particularly looking for candidates who can operate effectively in a diverse community of students and faculty, and share our vision of helping all constituents reach their full potential.
The primary purpose of this position is to improve the educational experience for undergraduate students enrolled in our Mechanical Engineering (ME) and Aerospace Engineering (AE) programs. Consequently, a successful candidate will be expected to assume the following responsibilities:
Serve as Instructor for six or seven required undergraduate course-sectiosn per academic year. This could include multiple sections of the same course. These courses are expected to be at the sophomore, junior, and senior levels and would include a number of courses in our design sequence, with special emphasis on Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Practice (MAE277), Machines and Mechanisms (MAE 311), Manufacturing Processes (MAE 364), Design Process and Methods (MAE451), Design Project (MAE 494), and Computer-Aided Design Applications (MAE477).
Design and implement plans for major departmental undergraduate activities, such as student advisement, industry internships, laboratory and instrumentation upgrades, student excellence initiatives, our ABET objectives, diversity enhancement and external educational grant support in collaboration with the MAE Undergraduate Studies Committee.