Campus: Provost Department: Department of Mechanical Engineering Posting Number: Department of Mechanical Engineering Full or Part Time: Full Time Open Date: 11/01/2017 Close Date: Open Until Filled: No Days Per Week: Weeks Per Year:
Position Description: The School of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Pacific invites applications for a full-time tenure track position in Mechanical Engineering at the Assistant Professor level, beginning in August 2018.
Basic Qualifications: Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field prior to the August 2018 start date. Preferred areas of specialization include, but are not limited to, Controls, Automation, Mechatronic, or Materials.
Additional Qualifications: The successful candidate will be committed to excellence in teaching at a predominantly undergraduate institution and dedicated to establishing a research program that engages students. Teaching responsibilities will include a variety of undergraduate courses offered by the Mechanical Engineering Department, as well as the opportunity to develop new graduate courses in the candidates area of expertise. Other duties include: mentoring senior capstone research projects, advising undergraduate majors, participation in departmental and university governance, and ongoing professional development.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.
Pacific is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Physical Requirements: Standing, sitting, walking across campus, climbing stairs, bending, stooping and reaching. Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.
Special Instructions: Candidate will be required to upload the following documents to their application: 1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application 2. CV to include educational background, teaching and professional experience, and list of publications 3. Teaching Philosophy 4. Complete contact information for 3 professional references including Name, Email and Phone #. Additionally, the following optional documents may be uploaded, as applicable: 1. Transcripts 2. Other documents as appropriate
Contact Information: Dr. Chi-Wook Lee, Chair, Mechanical Engineering Department
Contact Email: email@example.com
Are Applicants Required to Submit References for This Posting? Yes Minimum Number of References: 3 Maximum Number of References:
Background Check Statement: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check
AA/EEO Policy Statement: University of the Pacific is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity. In compliance with applicable law and its own policy, Pacific is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff and does not discriminate in its hiring of faculty and staff, or in the provision of its employment benefits to its faculty and staff on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sex/gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, medical condition, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression or mental or physical disability.
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