Requisition Number: FTFR000226
Division/College: College of Engineering
FT/PT: Full Time
The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at Northeastern University invites applications and nominations for a tenure-track faculty position beginning in September 2013 at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Applicants at the senior level with well-established, well-funded, and internationally recognized research programs will also be considered. Candidates are sought to expand the department’s research efforts in fluid mechanics including but not limited to nano-/micro-fluidics including Non-Newtonian fluids, flow in various diagnostics and medical devices including DNA dynamics, nano-/micro-scale rheology and multi-phase flow through porous media including solid-fluid interactions, bio-fluids in natural circulation or imaging, and security-related fluid dynamic issues.
A doctorate in mechanical engineering or in a closely related field is required. Excellence in teaching is expected.
The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department at Northeastern is a large and growing academic enterprise comprising 41 full-time faculty with $10 million in annual research funding, approximately 100 Ph.D., 300 M.S., and a total combined graduate/undergraduate student population of over 1,500. At the core of the Northeastern engineering education experience is our top ranked cooperative education program which contributes significantly to the integrated learning model in use in the College of Engineering. In addition, the Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department is home to three federally funded research centers (of the eight federal centers in the College of Engineering): 1) The NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing, 2) The NSF Center for Health Organization Transformation and 3) The Department of Veterans Affairs New England Healthcare Engineering Partnership.
Northeastern is an urban university in Boston located among the nation’s best hospitals, world renowned research institutions, and historical arts and music landmarks of the city. Northeastern University is a national leader in cooperative education and recently has enjoyed an unprecedented rise in the National Research University rankings in US News and World Report. Northeastern is also the recipient of an NSF-funded ADVANCE grant for promoting the careers of women in engineering and science.
Applications should include a cover letter, a statement of current and future research interests, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three references. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. For more information contact Professor Jackie Isaacs (email@example.com)
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Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.