Assistant Professor – Mechanical Engineering



Job description

The DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING is hiring an Assistant Professor beginning July,2023. The initial appointment will be for three years, with additional appointments following. Duties include instruction ranging from introductory to advanced undergraduate mechanical engineering courses, research, mentoring cadets, and fulfilling department duties and other service to the institution. The selectee for this position should demonstrate in-depth knowledge in one or more Materials Science specialties such as Metallurgy, Composites, Additive Manufacturing, or Advanced Materials. A completed doctorate in Mechanical Engineering or a related field is required. Experience and expertise in curriculum design, program review and program oversight or management is highly desired.

How to apply

To Apply: Go to must be received by 9 December, 2022. U.S. citizenship required.

USAFA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants with disabilities. The Air Force believes that diversity is essential to accomplishing its mission. The Air Force Academy highly values individuals who have a demonstrated ability to work successfully with and help develop individuals of diverse backgrounds and perspectives. For the Air Force, diversity encompasses: personal life experiences, geographic background, socioeconomic background, cultural knowledge, educational background, work background, language abilities, physical abilities, philosophical/spiritual perspectives, age, race, ethnicity, and gender. Please ensure your application package DOES NOT CONTAIN ANY PHOTOGRAPHS. USAFA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applications submitted with any documents that include photographs will not be considered.