Job description

Working Title: Lecturer

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-23-2018

Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science invites applications for a nine-month, full-time Lecturer position in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE). The ideal candidate possesses knowledge and skills in the areas of mechanical and aerospace engineering, dynamics, experimental and/or computational labs, and design, as well as a commitment to teaching excellence and design innovation. Responsibilities include teaching lecture, design and laboratories courses. Candidates must possess at least a master's degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering or related field. The successful candidate may be offered either a 3-year renewable contract or a series of three 1-year renewable contracts. Starting date may be January or August 2019.

With one of the highest graduation rates of minority undergraduate students and one of the highest percentages of women engineering students among public universities, UVA is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching mission

US News and World Report constantly ranks UVA among the top 3 public universities in the nation and the top 30 among all universities, public and private. Charlottesville is frequently cited as one of the best cities in which to live and work, with Richmond and Washington DC only 70 and 110 miles away. More information about Charlottesville, UVA, faculty benefits, dual careers, and other topics can be found at the Faculty and Candidate Guide: http://uvacharge.virginia.edu/guide.html

Review of applications will begin on October 14, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search for posting 0624110. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a CV, cover letter, teaching statement, and names and contact information of three professional references.

For questions about this position or the application process, please contact Savanna Galambos, Faculty Search Advisor, [email protected]

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Posted: 11/23/2018
Application Due: 1/4/2019
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