Adjunct Faculty - Mechanical Engineering Department

Job description

Job no: 494539
Work type: Temporary Part-Time
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Categories: Faculty - College of Engineering

Rowan University is a Carnegie-classified Doctoral University (Moderate Research Activity) with approximately 19,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven academic colleges and five schools—the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment—with an Honors College that spans across disciplines. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 90 public research universities and the 7th fastest growing research institution in the nation.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering is searching for adjunct faculty who have an interest and expertise in teaching lower and upper division mechanical engineering courses.

Candidates should possess baccalaureate and master's degrees in engineering (or have equivalent experience), or a related field and should have demonstrated evidence of effective teaching.

Some areas we may have needs for in the upcoming semesters are:

Core mechanical engineering courses - e.g., Strength of Materials, Material Science & Manufacturing, Robotics, Machine Design, Biomechanics, Systems Dynamics & Controls, etc.

Project and lab-based courses - e.g., Engineering Clinics, Mechanical Engineering Lab

Positions available for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters.

The application must be submitted through our online application system.

To apply, please submit the following:

  • cover letter
  • detailed resume including a statement of teaching interests and experience
  • unofficial transcripts of highest degree

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.

Advertised: Jan 20 2020 Eastern Standard Time
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Posted: 4/7/2020
Application Due: 7/3/2021
Work Type: Full Time