Alvernia University’s School of Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track Mechanical Engineering faculty position at the Assistant Professor level to start in Fall 2024. Successful candidates will (1) hold a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline by August 2024, (2) demonstrate the potential to create a sustainable research agenda, (3) demonstrate the potential to educate and mentor students, and (4) have a commitment to undergraduate education.
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate-level courses and labs, conduct original research, advise and mentor undergraduate students, and perform service at the Department, College, and University levels. Additionally, the candidate will become an integral part of expanding the undergraduate and graduate offerings of the School of Engineering over the next several years.
Expertise and focus on fluid and thermal sciences, material science, and/or biomedical applications is preferred but not required. This position will be heavily focused on teaching and service, with a more modest expectation of research and publication. This position is located in Reading, Pennsylvania, and is not eligible for remote work.