The Department of Applied Engineering Technology at North Carolina A&T State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Automotive Engineering Technology or related field. The appointment is expected to be at the assistant professor level. An appointment at a higher rank may be considered for exceptionally qualified applicants. In particular the Department is seeking qualified candidates who can develop a collaborative and innovative research program in automotive engineering and technology. The program should align with the Department and the College’s interests in Applied Science and Technology.
The hired faculty is expected to show commitment to teaching excellence. She/he is expected to teach courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels, develop courses and curricula, direct students in research, and provide service to the University and community. The ideal candidate will develop and maintain a vigorous research program in automotive engineering and technology, secure extramural funding, and direct the research activities of MS students in the Technology Management program and PhD students in the Applied Science and Technology program. Mentoring undergraduate research students is also expected as the department follows a curriculum where students are encouraged to conduct research. A candidate whose teaching and research efforts will promote the mission of the Department and the strategic vision of the College as well as the University is highly desired. Collaboration with researchers within and outside the campus is expected. Service to the Department, the College and the University is also a requirement of the position.