Visiting Faculty in Mechanical Engineering for 2021-2022
The Mechanical Engineering Department at Rose-Hulman is searching for inspiring educators who share our passion for teaching undergraduate engineering students. Our mission is “to provide students with the world’s best undergraduate science, engineering, and mathematics education in an environment of individual attention and support.” If this resonates with you, then we think you’ll love what we have to offer.
Rose-Hulman’s Mechanical Engineering Department has established itself as one of the top ME programs in the nation. See what the media and our peer institutions have said by visiting https://www.rose-hulman.edu/about-us/rankings-and-distinction.html. Our scenic campus in Terre Haute, IN is home to an increasingly diverse student body of 2,000 students who are as passionate to learn and create as we are to guide them. Our facilities include modern classrooms, state-of-the-art instructional laboratories, and design-focused innovation centers. Walking the halls, you can’t miss the effect that our open-door culture has on the relationship between our faculty, staff, and students. At Rose-Hulman, education goes beyond the classroom.
We welcome applicants at any rank with the ability to teach in the area of controls for a one-year visiting (non-tenure-track) position beginning in fall 2021. Requirements include a doctorate (or near completion) in mechanical engineering or a closely related field. Candidates with a B.S. in mechanical engineering are strongly preferred. Essential job functions include teaching and advising students, and service to the department, Institute and professional community. Our world-class faculty are excited to exchange ideas with aspiring engineering educators, seasoned instructors on leave from their home institutions, or individuals with an industrial background seeking teaching experience.
Applicants must submit the following items to https://jobs.rose-hulman.edu/:
- A cover letter which summarizes key ideas in the statements below.
- A teaching statement which discusses your teaching philosophy and accomplishments, while demonstrating that you share our passion for teaching and mentoring undergraduate students.
- A separate statement demonstrating your commitment to Diversity and Inclusion. This statement should highlight your particular strengths, experiences, or perspectives that might serve to broaden and enhance our students’ educational experience.
- A current curriculum vitae.
Finalist candidates will also be asked to provide contact information for at least three (3) professional references capable of commenting on the appropriateness of your candidacy at Rose-Hulman.
Additional information on Rose-Hulman and the ME Department is available from https://www.rose-hulman.edu/. For full consideration, candidates should submit their application materials on or before Sunday, February 7, 2021.