Assistant/Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, PA is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, tenure-track, beginning in August 2020.
King’s College has established a new Bachelor of Science program in Mechanical Engineering, which started in the Fall of 2017. This new program, along with a new Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering program, enables students to earn an engineering degree within the environment of a small college committed to providing excellent professional programs and a strong liberal arts experience. With this in mind, the College is seeking a new faculty member who has a passion for teaching engineering at the undergraduate level and is excited by the opportunity to play a fundamental role in the development of an undergraduate engineering program.
Requirements include a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related field, and experience teaching at the college level. The successful applicant will be comfortable teaching a wide variety of undergraduate mechanical engineering courses. Preference will be given towards applicants with prior experience teaching mechanical engineering design, and applicants with industry experience.
Interested candidates should be committed to teaching at an institution where the liberal arts are emphasized, and be prepared to develop research opportunties suitable for the inclusion of undergraduate engineering majors at such an institution.
Successful candidates will support the Holy Cross Mission and Catholic identity of the College and there is an expectation of being actively involved in the College community outside of the classroom.
Send one *.pdf file containing a letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, and undergraduate and graduate transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org. Three letters of recommendation must also be provided to receive full consideration. Complete applications must be received by December 15, 2019. Only complete applications will be reviewed.
King’s College is a private, Catholic, teaching college of the liberal arts & sciences and pre-professional programs sponsored by the Congregation of Holy Cross. The College serves over 2400 FT & PT undergraduate & graduate students. A rigorous core curriculum provides the foundation for all majors. The College is located near downtown Wilkes-Barre, on the edge of the Pocono Mountains. King’s is committed to recruiting a diverse faculty and student body, and welcomes applications from persons of traditionally under-represented groups. EOE www.kings.edu