One-Year Mechanical Engineering Faculty Position
Penn State Behrend invites applicants for a one-year, non-tenure track faculty position starting fall 2018. Preference will be given to candidates with prior teaching and/or industrial experience, the background required to teach a broad range of undergraduate mechanical engineering courses and labs, and the ability to work in a collaborative environment. Candidates with a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or closely related discipline are preferred; exceptional candidates with a Master of Science will also be considered. Members of groups traditionally underrepresented within engineering faculties are encouraged to apply. Penn State Behrend (http://www.behrend.psu.edu
) is a comprehensive four-year and residential college of Penn State in Erie, Pennsylvania. The college is committed to excellence in teaching, research, and outreach, and prides itself on the balance it achieves between teaching and research. Located on a beautiful, wooded hilltop campus, Penn State Behrend offers its 5,100 undergraduate and graduate students an inspiring and technologically-advanced environment characterized by close student/faculty interaction. The School of Engineering has over 1,800 students in our ABET accredited programs. Erie, a metropolitan area of 280,000, is located on Lake Erie`s beautiful Presque Isle Bay. The region offers many cultural, sports, and recreational resources, including Pennsylvania's most popular state park. Erie County is a major industrial, medical, service, and tourism center, and is within a two-hour drive of Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. Residents benefit from a rejuvenated Bayfront District while enjoying a modest cost of living and affordable housing. There are five colleges in the area. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please upload a complete resume, a brief statement of teaching and the names of three references. Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and other protected groups.
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