Assistant, Associate, or Full Teaching Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

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Job Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Teaching Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Location: Columbia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 35671
Job Description

The Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department (MAE) at the University of Missouri (MU) invites applications for a non-tenure track, teaching faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Teaching Professor level. Applications are sought from candidates with expertise in the traditional mechanical engineering and aerospace engineering disciplines, who can teach foundational courses in the MAE curriculum. In particular, the MAE department is seeking applicants who can teach our freshman-level course Introduction to Computer-Aided Design (CAD) as well as fundamental courses such as Thermodynamics, Dynamics, Fluid Mechanics, and Engineering Materials. A teaching load equivalent to three course per semester is expected.


Minimum qualifications require a MS degree awarded in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering or related field. Successful applicants will have a record of exemplary teaching performance, appropriate to the level of the appointment.

Application Materials

Please provide cover letter, current curriculum vitae, a teaching philosophy statement, and contact information for at least three references.

Application Deadline

Will review applications upon receipt with intent to hire for Fall, 2021.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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Posted: 2/24/2021
Application Due: 4/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time