Faculty Openings : College of Technology
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Assistant, Associate, or Full Instructional Professor - Mechanical Engineering Technology - Non-Tenure-Track
The Department of Engineering Technology of the College of Technology at the University of Houston is seeking to fill one Instructional Faculty at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in its Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) program starting in Spring 2013.
The appointment level will be commensurate with the candidate's academic and industrial experience. This a non tenure track 1 year appointment with option to be renewed.
The successful candidate will have earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, a Doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field and will have a combination of teaching and relevant industrial experience. Particular areas of interest include Computer Aided Engineering Design, Instrumentation & Control, Thermal/Fluids, Manufacturing and Automation, MEMS/NEMS, Petroleum, Energy and related or emerging areas. Candidates with teaching and/or research interests at the interface of two or more of these areas are especially encouraged to apply.
Faculty members are expected to develop new courses, teach existing courses, and collaborate with other faculty in curriculum issues, articulate well with industry, and contribute to the continuous improvement and outcome-based assessment of the program to maintain professional accreditation. The individual must command excellent written and oral communication skills and must continually improve his/her teaching skills.
The MET program has experienced steady growth in student enrollment and in industrial and research funding support. The department has over 1000 students, 26 full-time faculty and staff; offers 5 B.S. degrees and three M.S. degrees and spends over $1.5M from external sources.
Additional information about the Department is available at http://tech.uh.edu/Departments/Engineering-Technology/
Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and industrial experience, and a list of three references to:
MET Search, Attn. Dr. Hassan Moghaddam
Department of Engineering Technology
304 Technology Building T2
4800 Calhoun Rd.
University of Houston
Houston, TX 77204
or by e-mail to email@example.com.
Screening of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action:
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.