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Assistant Professor of Manufacturing Engineering

Central State University
Wilberforce, Ohio, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Jan 3, 2024

Job Details

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number

Classification Title
Assistant Professor of Manufacturing Engineering

Working Title

College of Engineering, Science, Technology and Agriculture

Department Contact Email

Job Summary/Basic Function

Job Summary
Central State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in the Manufacturing Engineering Department at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Materials Science starting in the Fall 2024.

  • Teach Materials Science classes in the Manufacturing Engineering and Industrial Technology programs
  • Maintain office hours and provide advisement for assigned students.
  • Assist in curriculum development, review, and textbook selection.
  • Conduct and publish research work in peer-reviewed journals.•
  • Maintain an active research program (in part by external funding).
  • Involve undergraduate students in research and preparation for graduate study and/or a career in Engineering.
  • Participate in professional development activities.
  • Participate in coordinated research activities and collaborations with other institutions at national and international levels.
  • Participate in departmental, college, and university committees and other service activities to enhance the role and mission of the university.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
  • Ph. D. in metallurgical engineering, materials science and engineering, or a closely related field.
  • Minimum 1-3 years teaching experience at the university level or postdoctoral research experience
  • Strong evidence of scholarship and research, particularly scholarly publications in the area including composites, special application materials, additive and sustainable manufacturing.
Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to generate grant proposals for research, teaching, and services. The desirable candidate will demonstrate an interdisciplinary research orientation.
  • Dedication to ensuring excellence in curriculum delivery, development, and improvement.
  • Experience and interest in teaching students from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds are essential.
  • Ability to use technology in instruction and student advising.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to the role of a comprehensive college in a multi-cultural setting.
  • Evidence of the possession of those qualities of character, personality and competence expected in a teacher and director of students.
  • Involvement with recognized professional associations or organizations.
Posting Date

Closing Date

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, detailed research plan, statement of teaching philosophy and three letters of recommendation at

The letters of recommendation may be sent to:
Central State University Attn: Manufacturing Engineering Department
Jenkins Hall 110 P.O. Box 1004 Wilberforce, OH 45384

Central State University, a Land Grant Institution, is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer seeking candidates committed to working in a diverse environment.

Position Category
Faculty - Tenure Track Appointment

Budgeted Annual Salary
Commensurate with experience

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Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents


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