Teaching Faculty I 9 or 12 Month Salaried (Mechanical Engineering) Location:
Panama City, FL Regular/Temporary:
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Department About the College:
The Florida A&M - Florida State University (FAMU-FSU) College of Engineering and the Panama City Campus of FSU invite applications for a teaching faculty position in Mechanical Engineering at FSU Panama City as part of our ABET-accredited, Mechanical Engineering program. The FAMU-FSU College of Engineering was established as a joint program serving two universities, Florida A & M University and Florida State University, located in Tallahassee, Florida. The College is a leading academic institution with excellent records of achievement in education, research, and public service. It offers Bachelor of Science (B.S.) programs in chemical, civil, computer, electrical, industrial, and mechanical engineering as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs. The College has attracted an outstanding faculty from all over the world. Thousands of young, intelligent, and self-motivated students have attended the College in the last two decades, receiving over 5000 degrees. These graduates are a diverse group of engineers, from many races, ethnicities, and nationalities. The FAMU-FSU College of Engineering has been widely hailed for taking the initiative to create programs to align academic curriculum with industry needs. The College ensures that the students learn what they need to learn through quality teaching and research. All programs offered by the College have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.Equal Employment Opportunity
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Responsibilities The position is a 9- or 12-month, full-time, specialized, non-tenure track teaching faculty position with opportunities for promotion and multi-year contracts. The primary responsibility of this position is teaching undergraduate courses in Mechanical Engineering with a particular focus on thermal fluids, with the potential to teach graduate and distance-based courses and participate in research as needed for the support of the program. Additional responsibilities include recruiting, mentoring, and advising students; serving on committees; and other service to the program/campus. This position is expected to begin in August 2022. For more information about the Mechanical Engineering program at FSU PC, please visit: https://pc.fsu.edu/me
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field. Candidates with expertise in Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, and Fluid Mechanics are strongly encouraged to apply. ABD’s will be considered. Demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and lab instruction. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a strong commitment to students’ success and the ME department.
About FSU Panama City
Florida State University is one of the nation’s top 20 public universities and FSU Panama City amplifies the university’s efforts to preserve, expand and disseminate knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and human services professions. FSU Panama City is located 100 miles west of Tallahassee on the beautiful St. Andrews Bay and is only three miles from the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico. FSU PC currently houses 20 bachelor's programs, 9 master's programs, and boasts a small faculty-to-student ratio, which gives students a more personalized academic experience. Please visit https://pc.fsu.edu/promise for information about our FSU PC Promise to students and https://pc.fsu.edu/ for more information about our campus.
New in Fall 2021! FSU Panama City has recently opened a brand new, residential housing complex right on campus and right on the water. This new on-campus facility serves to enhance accessibility of FSU PC academic programs for students and furthers the FSU PC mission and promise. For more information about the new apartment-style complex at FSU PC visit https://seminolelandingfsu.com/.
FSU and COVID-19 Pandemic
The health and safety of students and faculty are the highest priority at Florida State University. FSU is continually monitoring the pandemic and all recommendations from healthcare authorities, and this position will be on-campus as FSU is back to normal operations. For more information about FSUs safety priorities amidst the COVID pandemic, please visit https://stayhealthy.fsu.edu/.
Inquiries should be directed to:
Dr. Damion Dunlap, Chair of Search Committee
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Anticipated Salary Range
Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
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Criminal Background Check
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.
How To Apply
If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details EVEN IF ATTACHING A RESUME.
Applicants should also upload all of the following documents to their online application:
A cover letter describing university teaching experience and commitment to quality teaching, teaching philosophy, courses the applicant feels qualified to teach, experiences related to mechanical engineering, and why you are seeking this position. Current curriculum vitae. Evidence of teaching effectiveness (copies of teaching evaluations and other data).Arrange for submission of at least three letters of reference. You should instruct recommenders to email their reference letters to: Brent Bookout, HR Specialist, at [email protected] (References should provide contact information, including addresses, e-mail addresses and phone numbers)
Additional material to support your application may also be emailed to the above address.
Open until filled
This position is being advertised as open until filled. Review of applications will begin on January 5th, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled or closed.
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