Assistant Professor/Associate Professor of Engineering
The Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education at the University of Southern Indiana invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Engineering with a start date of August 2021. Candidates for this appointment should possess an earned Ph.D. in mechanical engineering or a related field. This position includes classroom teaching assignments in mechanical engineering and technology courses, as well as freshman engineering. The selected candidate is also expected to direct student design projects. It is expected that this faculty member will have a research agenda that leads to scholarly works and the engagement of undergraduate students. Of particular interest are those who have expertise in the areas of fluids, thermal sciences, and hydraulics, but all areas of mechanical engineering are welcome.
The USI Department of Engineering offers degree programs in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Industrial Supervision, and General Engineering with emphasis areas of Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, Civil, and Mechatronics. The University of Southern Indiana is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship and professional activity, and service to the university and the community. USI is located in the beautiful rolling hills of the southwestern Ohio River valley.
To apply, please follow the directions on our www.usi.edu/hr/employment page to log in or set up an account. When you select the Apply to this Job link near the top of this page, you will be prompted to complete the appropriate Faculty/Administration application. When completing the application, you will be given the opportunity to attach the additional documents required for this position which include (1) letter of application; (2) current curriculum vitae; and (3) names and full contact information including e-mail addresses for three professional references; (4) unofficial transcripts; (5) brief statement of teaching philosophy. Materials should be provided electronically within this web-based application system and to the attention of Dr. Paul Kuban, Chair of Engineering. Review of candidates will begin January 18, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, the University of Southern Indiana considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy or marital status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other category protected by law or identified by the University as a protected class.