Rowan University is a comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 16,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20-miles southeast of Philadelphia, and it has a branch campus and medical school in Camden and a second medical school in nearby Stratford. Rowan is one of two universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical-degree programs. The School of Osteopathic Medicine has a faculty practice plan that serves approximately 200,000 patients throughout Southern New Jersey. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. The University boasts seven colleges--William G. Rohrer College of Business, Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering and colleges of Communications and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics. Rowan has been recognized as one of the Top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked 3rd among public institutions in the North by US News & World Report.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering invites applicants for a full time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We seek an enthusiastic and energetic faculty member in either of the following areas: Automation and Controls or Materials, Manufacturing, Energy and Power, yet highly qualified candidates in any area related to Mechanical Engineering may be considered.
A successful candidate joining our dedicated department of faculty and staff will
- teach core undergraduate and graduate level mechanical engineering courses
- develop and teach new courses and/or components of the curricular program
- supervise students in research and design in the Engineering Clinics
- develop and sustain an active scholarship program through external research funding and publications in well-regarded journals and conferences
- mentor and advise undergraduate and graduate students
The candidate should possess a Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering or closely related field and a Baccalaureate degree from an ABET-accredited engineering program (or equivalent). In addition, the successful candidate is expected to have excellent written and oral communication skills and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and student mentoring.
The anticipated starting date for this mechanical engineering faculty position will be September 1, 2017.
The application deadline is March 30, 2017. Interested candidate should submit in a single PDF ? 1) a letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) teaching and research statements, and 4) contact information for at least three references: please name file <lastname>_application.pdf. Optional additional documents (such as citation records, teaching evaluations or copies of two key publications) may be submitted as <lastname>_appendix.pdf.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.