Assistant Professor – Mechanical Engineering

Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

Job description

Position Title: Mechanical Engineering: Assistant Professor – Mechanical Engineering

Department: 2450|Mechanical Engineering


We are seeking candidates with a robust academic record, who will be active educators in their fields,serve as a mentor to students, work with colleagues to assess and improve curricula, conduct research and/or creative works in respective area of specialization, and demonstrate institutional citizenship through active engagement at the department, college, university, public, and professional communities.

Tenure track faculty members are expected to be excellent teachers and to develop strong funded research programs.


A Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field, preferably with a B.S.M.E. from an ABET accredited program. Expertise in the mechanical systems area, specifically in machine design, mechanics, materials, advanced machining, or advanced manufacturing.

Successful candidates must be committed to working effectively with diverse student populations. Applicants are expected to describe their commitment to fostering a diverse educational environment through their research, teaching, and/or service activities.

Application should include your letter of application, resume, and a list of three references.

The review process will continue until the position is filled. The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. Women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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