Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers. Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body. We especially encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans and people with disabilities to apply.Position Title:
Assistant/Associate Professor of Engineering (Mechanical)Position Number:
School of EngineeringDepartment:
Department of EngineeringFull-Time or Part-Time:
The Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science is pleased to invite applications for an anticipated tenure-track faculty position at the assistant/associate professor level in mechanical engineering in the Department of Engineering at Hofstra University.Qualifications:
The Department of Engineering has an opening in its mechanical engineering program for a faculty member with expertise in at least one of the following: machine design, modeling of dynamic systems, mechanical vibrations, mechatronics and/or similar fields. The engineering programs at Hofstra are experiencing rapid growth, and the successful applicant will contribute to the department’s ability to offer a top-tier undergraduate educational experience to our students. Hence, candidates must be effective communicators with a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, be able to initiate sustained research – especially of a type that can involve advanced undergraduates – and show initiative in seeking external funding for research. More information about Hofstra University’s Department of Engineering can be found at www.hofstra.edu/engineering. The start date for this position is September 1, 2024.
- Earned PhD in mechanical engineering or a closely related field.
- Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment.
Please upload the following with your application for consideration:· Cover letter· Curriculum vitae· A statement of teaching and research interests· Sample publications· Contact information for 3 or more academic referencesDeadline:
Inquiries should be directed to the Department of Engineering at SEAS2@hofstra.edu
Open until filledTenure Track:
Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.Salary/Salary Range:
$95,000 - $135,000