The DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL AND AEROSPACE ENGINEERING (MAE) at Utah State University invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level. Applicants must have a strong background in engineering fundamentals and must have research background and teaching interests within the broad areas of Mechanical and/or Aerospace Engineering. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise and training in aeronautics, controls, heat transfer, materials, and mechatronics. Utah State University is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply, and spousal accommodation may be possible for dual-career couples.
The successful candidates must have the ability to teach effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, develop an active and significant externally funded research program, and to collaborate synergistically with existing faculty.
Applicants must have B.S. and earned Ph.D. or Sc.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field. Applicants shall possess effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
Post-doctoral or industrial research experience is desirable.
Office Environment: Employees are protected from weather conditions or contaminants, but not necessarily occasional temperature changes.
Physical Requirements-Nearly Continuously
Sitting Repetitive hand motion(such as typing) Hearing,listening Talking
Standing Walking Lifting - up to 10 pounds
Special Instructions to Applicants
Along with the online application please attach: 1. A cover letter 2. A CV 3. A one-page statement of research interests 4. A one-page statement of teaching interests 5. A list of four professional references with detailed contact information. It is recommended that you have all required documents ready to attach before you click on the "apply for" link. Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
Required Applicant Documents
Cover Letter Curriculum Vitae References Research Statement Teaching Philosophy
Optional Applicant Documents
Optional document 1 Optional document 2
Position Close Date
Open Until Filled
Competitive subject to experience and qualifications, plus excellent benefits
Percent of Time or Hours per Week