Mechanical Engineering: The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites applications for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the new Department of Mechanical Engineering available beginning in the Fall of 2017. This position requires broad knowledge in the areas of mechanical engineering with a focus on thermal-fluid dynamics. Broader areas include thermodynamics, heat transfer, HVAC and Energy along with basic mechanical engineering courses and support courses. It is required that applicants have industrial experience related to mechanical engineering practice. The Mechanical Engineering Department will offer a broad-based B.S. in Engineering. The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an undergraduate teaching college and the primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be to teach the equivalent of four courses (lecture and laboratory) per term. Additional responsibilities include: professional development as a faculty member, course and laboratory development, academic advising, supervision of student design projects, and university service. A Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering and a minimum of three years of relevant industrial experience are required, as well as excellent communication skills. Professional registration and previous teaching experience are a plus. The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their leadership, research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Interested parties should provide a complete application package as outlined below.
Application Package In order to be considered, an application package must include: 1. Letter of Application including a statement of interest in the position 2. Statements about teaching and research interests 3. Complete resume' or curriculum vitae 4. Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (for initial screening) 5. List of three references that includes current address, telephone number, FAX and E-mail address.
Incomplete packages cannot be evaluated.
Department: 41283-Johnstown Engr-Mechanical
Application Process: Send a complete application package to: Ms. B. Newfield ME Position 0009323 205 Engineering and Science Building University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Johnstown, PA 15904 Electronic submissions should be sent to Ms. Newfield at firstname.lastname@example.org . For information contact the chair of the search committee: Dr. Eunice Yang, email@example.com, (814) 269-7252 To receive full consideration, applications should be received by January 16, 2017. Review will continue until position is filled. The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an undergraduate college of the University of Pittsburgh enrolling 3000 undergraduates in over 40 majors. Johnstown is located approximately 80 miles east of Pittsburgh. The campus is situated on a picturesque 650 acres in the Laurel Highland Region of Western Pennsylvania. The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.
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