| Location: BINGHAMTON, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Tue Aug 30 2016 Job Description: |
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the State University of New York at Binghamton invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level beginning Spring 2017 or Fall 2017. The area of interest is system dynamics and controls.
The successful candidate will have made significant research contributions, will be able to obtain competitive external research funding, and will have a potential for quality teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in mechanical engineering. The candidate will be expected to conduct research and to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in one or more of the following areas: dynamic system modeling and simulation, robotics, mechatronics, controls, and vehicle dynamics. The candidate's research should complement existing Department research areas, as well as University-wide smart-energy and biomedical related research (http://www.binghamton.edu/tae/). Department research areas include sensors, acoustics and vibrations, MEMS, mechatronics, biomedical implant design optimization, energy control systems, electronic packaging, computational fluid mechanics, microfluidics, nanomaterials, and nanotechnology.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering has undergraduate and graduate enrollments of approximately 400 and 110 students, respectively. The department has 21 faculty members. The Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Watson School are dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment. Potential applicants who share this goal, especially underrepresented minorities, women and persons with disabilities, are strongly encouraged to apply. Additional information about the Mechanical Engineering Department at Binghamton University can be found online at http://www.binghamton.edu/me/
Candidates must have a PhD in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field.