University Faculty Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering in the College of
Engineering, Applied Science & Technology at Weber State
University is accepting applications for an assistant tenure track
faculty position starting spring semester, 2023. The department
offers baccalaureate degrees in mechanical engineering, energy
engineering, mechanical engineering technology and an associate in
pre-engineering. Selected individual will mostly develop and teach
a variety of courses in energy engineering with support teaching in
the additional programs mentioned above. Service duties include
program-building and advising, as well as commitment to
extra-curricular activities. Service to the department, college,
and university is expected.
Required courses to be taught are EEN 2600 Engineering Economics,
EEN 3000 Design, Ethics and Entrepreneurship, EEN 3200 Sustainable
Energy, EEN 4300 Energy Auditing, Capstone Senior Design I &
II. Additional areas of interest included, but are not limited to,
EEN 1200 Introduction to Energy Engineering, ENGR 2300
Thermodynamics, the development of additional energy engineering
technical electives listed on WSU catalog program page, and other
courses in the department.
A Ph.D. in Energy Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or closely
At least three years of industry or lab experience.
A Ph.D. in Energy Engineering.
At least five years of industry or lab experience.
Teaching experience at the University level along with positive
evaluations are a plus.
WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical,
dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a
wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition
benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and
Open Until Filled:
Notes to Applicants:
For promotion, it is required for the candidate to be active in
scholarship through publications of peer reviewed papers, attending
conferences, workshops, and grant writing. Also, two years of
To apply, please complete the online application and attach the
- Cover letter specifying their primary area of expertise and
interest mentioned as above
- Professional CV with a list of publications
- At least three professional references
- Research statement describing the candidate’s research
- Teaching methodology and interests
Screening of applications will begin June 25, 2022. Position will
remain open until filled.
Criminal background check required as a condition of
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience.
Weber State is located approximately 30 miles north of Salt Lake
City. The cost of living in the Ogden area is below the nation’s
average. In addition, the surrounding area offers many recreational
opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast.
Physical Activity of this position:
Expressing or exchanging
ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or
important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. ,
Ability to receive detailed information with or without
Physical Requirements of this position:
Light work. Exerting
up to 20 lbs of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs of force
frequently and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move
objects. Use of arm and/or leg controls exerting forces greater
than that for sedentary work.
Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and
field of vision:
Required to perform activities such as
preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a
computer terminal; extensive reading.
The conditions the worker will be subject to in this
None. The worker is not substantially exposed to
adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or
To apply, visit https://jobs.weber.edu/postings/16742