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Assistant Professor of Instruction / Lab Manager
The University of Texas at San Antonio

Date Posted Apr. 7, 2021
Title Assistant Professor of Instruction / Lab Manager
University The University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX, United States
Department Mechanical Engineering
Application Deadline May 15, 2021
Position Start Date Aug. 1, 2021
  • Professional Staff
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Engineering Mechanics
    Engineering - Other

The successful candidate is expected to 1) teach undergraduate laboratory courses and develop new laboratory experiments, 2) provide lab training to students on proper safety and use of lab equipment and oversee all department lab safety, 3) perform small repairs on equipment and coordinate major repairs of lab equipment, 4) maintain inventory of lab tools, materials and equipment and be responsible for annual audits of inventory, 5) develop and maintain plan for the growth of lab capabilities and maintain equipment calibration records, 6) purchase lab tools, equipment and materials, 7) train graduate teaching assistants for lab courses, 8) serve on department committees, 9) other duties may include collaboration with faculty in preparation of proposals, participation in campus student recruitment activities, mentoring of students and assisting with open houses or lab tours. The review of applications will begin on March 1, 2021 and continue until the positions is filled.

Applicants must complete an application via the link below to be considered for this position.

Required Qualifications: 1) Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, 2) Experience in laboratory experiments in Mechanical Engineering or closely related fields, 3) Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, 4) Computer – data acquisition, Microsoft word, excel, power point, outlook working knowledge and 5) Accuracy in maintaining safe working conditions.

Preferred Qualifications: 1) experience in teaching other undergraduate mechanical engineering courses, 2) experience in maintaining laboratory equipment and 3) experience with matlab software and national instruments equipment.

  • As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, it is the policy of The University of Texas at San Antonio to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. The University is committed to the Affirmative Action Program in compliance with all government requirements to ensure nondiscrimination. The UTSA campus is accessible to persons with disabilities.

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Contact Information

  • Ben Campos
    Mechanical Engineering
    The University of Texas at San Antonio
    San Antonio, TX


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