Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering



Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Employee Type: Faculty

Position Number: 110977

Work Location: Vancouver, WA

Summary of Duties:
Washington State University Vancouver invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning 8/16/2018. Candidates are sought with expertise in thermal sciences, renewable energy, thermal energy systems, thermal management or thermal transport in micro/nano devices.

Requirements: Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering by employment start date and demonstrated ability to (1) develop a funded research program, (2) establish industrial collaborations, (3) teach undergraduate/graduate courses, (4) have published promising scholarly work in the field and (5) contribute to our campus diversity goals (e.g. incorporate issues of diversity into mentoring, curriculum, service or research).

Duties: (1) Teach undergraduate and graduate courses on topics of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, thermal systems and/or renewable energy; (2) Conduct research in at least one of the expertise areas listed above; (3) Secure external funding for research; and (4) Participate in service to the department and university through committee work, recruitment, and interaction with industry.

WSU Vancouver serves about 3,400 graduate and undergraduate students and is fifteen miles north of Portland, Oregon. The rapidly growing School of Engineering and Computer Science (ENCS) equally values both research and teaching. WSU is Washington's land grant university with faculty and programs on four campuses. For more information: http://ecs.vancouver.wsu.edu. WSU Vancouver is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment.

Required Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering by employment start date and demonstrated ability to (1) develop a funded research program, (2) establish industrial collaborations, (3) teach undergraduate/graduate courses, (4) have published promising scholarly work in the field and (5) contribute to our campus diversity goals (e.g. incorporate issues of diversity into mentoring, curriculum, service or research).

Posting Open Date: 08/14/2017

Posting Close Date: 12/10/2017

Open Until Filled: No

To apply, visit https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/33695

Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Educator and Employer.

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