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Position Number: 00000645
Primary Function of Organization Unit: The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC) is the largest in the state and among the largest and most prominent in the nation. The department offers the Bachelor of Science (BS), Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees in both Mechanical Engineering (ME) and Aerospace Engineering (AE). The department also offers an accelerated BS/MS degrees in both mechanical engineering and aerospace engineering. The strengths of the department include the thermal sciences, particularly thermal fluids, fluid mechanics, and combustion; mechanical sciences, including manufacturing mechanics, structural dynamics, materials, and controls; and the aerospace sciences, particularly aerodynamics, aircraft design, hypersonics, propulsion, flight research using UAVs, and computational fluid dynamics. The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering has an enrollment of around 1200 undergraduate students, 375 graduate students, and highly recognized faculty. Our vision is to place NC State University at the forefront of mechanical and aerospace engineering education, research and outreach programs.
Essential Job Duties: Teach at the undergraduate level and the graduate level, to advise graduate students, and to establish a high quality, nationally-visible externally funded research program. Focus area of thermal-fluid sciences, includes but is not limited to, multiphase/multiscale thermal/fluid transport processes, nano/microscale thermal sciences, biomedical-related thermo-fluid science, and/or alternative/renewable energy research.
Minimum Education/Experience: PhD in Mechanical and/or Aerospace Engineering or closely related field
Department Required Skills : N/A
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: PhD in Mechanical and/or Aerospace Engineering or closely related field of study. Experience in thermal-fluid sciences, includes but is not limited to, multiphase/multiscale thermal/fluid transport processes, nano/microscale thermal sciences, biomedical-related thermo-fluid science, and/or alternative/renewable energy research.
Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A
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