Tenure-Track Positions in Mechanical Engineering

Bucknell University
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Aug 11, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Engineering
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Tenure-Track Positions in Mechanical Engineering

Job No: 497136
Position Type: full-time
Location: Lewisburg, PA
Categories: Mechanical Engineering

The Mechanical Engineering Department at Bucknell University seeks outstanding applicants for two entry-level tenure-track faculty positions to start in August 2023.

The Department offers B.S. and M.S. degree programs in mechanical engineering. Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, or a closely related discipline at the time of appointment. The department seeks faculty with enthusiasm and promise for excellence in teaching across our curriculum, particularly courses such as computational analysis and numerical methods, and who have the ability and commitment to pursue an independent research program of high quality and importance. For the first position, the department has a strong preference for applicants with research expertise in aerospace engineering. For the second position, the department has a strong preference for applicants with research expertise in i) biomechanics or ii) artificial intelligence in materials and/or manufacturing. Strong applicants with other research expertise that expands the capabilities of the department will also be considered. We welcome candidates who demonstrate excellence in reflective multicultural and inclusive teaching practices and who display a strong commitment to collaboration and interdisciplinarity.

Applications must include a cover letter that clearly states the candidate's research area of expertise; a teaching statement that includes a description of interest in and experience teaching courses across the mechanical engineering curriculum and specifically addressing courses in computational analysis and numerical methods; a research statement (2 pages maximum); a statement providing evidence of the applicant's commitment to engaging diverse students and contributing to equity and inclusive excellence at Bucknell (2 pages maximum); and a current curriculum vitae. Applicants will provide references upon request. Applications will only be accepted online through Bucknell's career site (careers.bucknell.edu) and they will be reviewed beginning on October 31, 2022, in the order in which they are received until the positions are filled.

Work Type:
These are 9-month, benefits-eligible teaching positions.

To apply, visit https://careers.bucknell.edu/en-us/job/497136/tenuretrack-positions-in-mechanical-engineering


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