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Job No. 141036

  • Job Title:
  • Assistant Professor specializing in Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Employer:
  • University of Dayton
  • Location:
  • Dayton , OH
  • Posting Date:
  • 07-Oct-2019
  • Description:
  • Position Summary: The Department of Engineering Management, Systems, and Technology at the University of Dayton, located in Dayton, Ohio, invites applications for a tenure track faculty position for Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology to begin on August 16, 2020. This position directly supports the mission of the department through teaching and advising undergraduate and graduate students, and the development of a scholarly research program.
    Minimum Qualifications:
    -Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, or a closely related discipline
    -Two years of relevant industrial experience
    -Excellent written communication skills
    -Demonstrated potential to teach in the Mechanical Engineering Technology Program
    -Potential to perform curriculum, course, and lab development activities

    Preferred Qualifications:
    While everyone may not possess all of the preferred qualifications, the ideal candidate will bring many of the following qualifications:
    -Three or more years of relevant industrial experience
    -Demonstrated ability to teach technical subjects to a diverse audience
    -Demonstrated ability to employ active learning principles
    -Demonstrated ability to provide academic and professional advising and mentoring of undergraduate students
    -Demonstrated ability to foster undergraduate research
    -Demonstrated ability to teach within the Mechanical Engineering Technology program
    -Active participation in the industrial community and/or professional societies
    -Demonstrated ability to publish in technical publications
    -Effective presentation skills of technical material
    -Effective interpersonal communication skills
    -An appreciation of the University’s Marianist values of theory-to-practice, practical wisdom, and community
    -Experience teaching and advising students from diverse backgrounds

    Special Instructions to Applicants:
    In addition to your CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references, please upload the following statements (limit of two pages each):

    -How you would approach active learning in Mechanical Engineering Technology courses using current pedagogical approaches
    -How you would engage in peer-reviewed scholarly work
    -How you would encourage diversity and inclusion

    Posting will close at 11:55 PM EST

    Closing Statement:
    The University of Dayton is a top tier, Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. Founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, the University is a diverse community committed to advancing the common good through intellectual curiosity, academic rigor, community engagement and local, national and global partnerships. Guided by the Marianist educational philosophy, we educate the whole person and link learning and scholarship with leadership and service.

    Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.

    The University is also pleased to provide support for spouses of prospective and newly hired faculty through its dual career program. While we cannot guarantee placement, we serve as an effective resource and support system for your spouse. Information can be found at
  •  Contact information:
  • University of Dayton
  • Dayton, OH 45469
  • United States
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