Asst./Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

Toledo, Ohio
Apr 11, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (MIME) at The University of 
Toledo (UT) is seeking an outstanding scholar and educator to fill one fulltime, tenure-track 
faculty position at the assistant or associate level beginning fall 2018. Preferred areas of 
interest are fatigue and fracture mechanics of engineered new materials including metals, 
polymeric and ceramic composites, biomaterials, and additive manufactured components. Successful 
candidates will develop and sustain an externally funded research program, teach and develop 
undergraduate and graduate courses and laboratories, supervise graduate student research, 
engage in scholarly and professional service activities, and support diversity.  

Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering or a closely related field at the time of application or before appointment. A recent history or strong potential for both acquiring external funding and for excelling as a teacher in courses in the materials and experimental mechanics area required. Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills required. Industrial experience is preferred but not required.

Salary and rank are negotiable, and an attractive startup package will be provided. Applicants must apply online at to be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. A complete application package must be in PDF form and include a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of at least four professional references. 

The Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering (MIME) Dept. has an enrollment of more than 900 undergraduate students and 90 graduate students pursuing B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. The department has a vibrant research program in rotary aircraft aerostructure, aeroacoustics and rotor dynamics, renewable and sustainable energy systems, control system design for unmanned aerial systems, design of automotive and aerospace components, engineered biomaterials and biomedical devices, and structural/nanomaterials and devices with a focus on energy and sustainability. There has been a long history of collaboration with the regional automotive, energy, and glass-related industries, as well as NASA Glenn Research Center. More information about the MIME Dept. can be found at:  

The University of Toledo is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. 


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