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University Lecturer – Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Date Posted Oct. 9, 2019
Title University Lecturer – Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ, United States
Department Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Industrial & Systems Engineering
University Lecturer - Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MIE) at NJIT is searching for a highly-qualified, enthusiastic lecturer to start in the Spring 2020 semester. This position requires teaching 4 courses each semester at the undergraduate or graduate level. Those with expertise in Mechanical Engineering are particularly encouraged to apply. Strong preference will be given to applicants with a PhD in Mechanical Engineering with a strong background in CAD. The ideal candidate should be knowledgeable about and have experience in various aspects of Mechanical Computer Aided Design (CAD/CAM/CAE) software such as: PTC Creo, SolidWorks, Ansys, etc. He/She should be able to teach courses that utilize these software’s both at an introductory level and an advanced level, bringing in elements of mechanics and design. In addition to CAD, we are looking for candidates that are comfortable teaching a wide range of core mechanical engineering courses, such as Kinematics, System Dynamics, Machine Design, Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics etc. and core mechanical engineering labs.

Besides teaching, the University Lecturer is expected to play a full-time pedagogical and leadership role, including active participation in course and program development, close interaction with students and student activities, outreach activities, and other duties as appropriate.

NJIT is among the top 100 "National Universities" and top 100 "Best Graduate Engineering Schools" (per U.S. News & World Report). It offers a vibrant engineering community environment and exciting opportunities for research and education. Interdisciplinary centers and institutes across the campus ( provide access to comprehensive, state-of-the-art core facilities and facilitate collaborative research activities. Universities, research institutes and industrial facilitates at the vicinity of NJIT further increase collaboration opportunities and access to experimental equipment.

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A cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, and names of at least three references should be included in the application package. Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Professor I. Joga Rao,

  • As an EEO employer NJIT is committed to building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment and strongly encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women.

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