Feb 29 2012
Archive for February, 2012
Feb 14 2012
Faculty Position – WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Wayne State University seeks applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant or associate professor level, with appointment beginning in Fall 2012. This position is part of a multi-year plan for Departmental growth in its strategic research areas.
The position is open to all areas of mechanical and related engineering, but particularly to energy/combustion/engine related areas, including demonstrated teaching and research. Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering or a related field, and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education. Applicants should have the potential to develop a nationally recognized, externally-funded research program, and have strong oral and written communications skills. The selected candidate is expected to provide inspiration and leadership in research and contribute proactively to teaching and to the diversity of the academic community.
Applicants should send a complete curriculum vitae, description of future research plans, and references. Our Department offers an excellent research environment, with state-of-the-art laboratories in the new 82,000 sq. ft. Danto Engineering Development Center. Our external funding has recently grown to approximately $5 million/year, with strong multi-disciplinary research and educational efforts in energy, advanced combustion, alternate fuels, and related areas. WSU in general has a strong focus in interdisciplinary research, with opportunities to collaborate with outstanding faculty in Engineering, Medicine, Science, and Pharmacy.
Applications should be submitted online at: https://jobs.wayne.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=463144(position number 038311). For further information, contact Professor Walter Bryzik, DeVlieg Chairman, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 5050 Anthony Wayne Drive, Room 2105, Detroit, MI 48202, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications was begun in December 2011 and will continue until a candidate is selected. Women and minority candidates are highly encouraged to apply. Wayne State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Feb 09 2012