Assistant/Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Locations: Normal, AL
Posted: Sep 16, 2019
Closes: Open Until Filled
Position ID: 115845
About Alabama A &M University :
Alabama A&M University (AAMU), an 1890 Land-Grant institution located in the
high-tech center of Huntsville in northern Alabama, invites applications for
the positions listed below. Situated in the northeast quadrant of the city of
200,000, the hillside campus is just four miles away from downtown Huntsville.
AAMU offers its 6,100-student population a wide range of course offerings
under the College of Agriculture, Life and Natural Sciences; College of
Business and Public Affairs; College of Education, Humanities and Behavioral
Sciences and College of Engineering, Technology and Physical Science. The
School of Graduate Studies serves about 1,400 and offers doctoral degree
programs in Applied Physics, Food Science, Plant/Soil Science and
This position in the area of mechanical engineering with preference to the
CAD/CAM area. The Rank and Tenure-status is negotiable based on qualification.
Applicant must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, prior teaching and
research experience, a proven track record or potential for significant
research productivity. B.S. in ME is required. Applicant must have
qualifications and experience to teach various courses across the spectrum of
Mechanical Engineering curriculum, supervise senior design projects, develop
mechanical engineering laboratories, conduct research, pursue external
research funding, advice students, and serve on various university committees.
Priority will be given to applicants with expertise in one or more of the
following areas: laboratory development, Computer Aided Design, Advanced
Manufacturing, Capstone design, Computational Fluid Dynamics, and success in
securing extramural support.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach general and mechanical engineering courses as assigned by the
Conduct research and secure external funding. Publish research papers in
scholarly journals. Conduct laboratory instruction.
Serve on departmental, school, and university committees. Participate in
public service/professional activities.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Earned a doctorate degree in Mechanical Engineering
A Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering is required.
The salary for each position is based on the grade/tier in which the position
is placed, and the salary within the grade/tier is based on the number of
years of related experience or number of years in the hiring rank.
The position will remain open until it is filled.
Alabama A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Alabama A&M University encourages applications for employment from persons who
are members of groups that have been underrepresented based on race, color,
national origin, gender, age, or disability.
Please submit the following documents online
Unofficial transcript (if applicable)
Contact information for three references
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