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Assistant Professor (Mechanical Design)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

All applicants are required to apply via our website at: jobs.pvamu.edu on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site. The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process. The appointment date for this position will be for September 1, 2017 or after.

Position Details

Classification Information

FLSA Exempt
Min Salary or Wage N/A
Mid Salary or Wage N/A
Required Education

A Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering or related disciplines

Required Experience

Three years of demonstrated experience in education, research or industry.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Determined by the department

Required Certification(s)/Licensure(s)

N/A

Department Information

Department Name Mechanical Engineering
Department Location C. L. Wilson Engineering Building, Room 102 (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Position Information

Posting Title Assistant Professor (Mechanical Design)
Tenure-Status Tenure-Track
Preferred Education

Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering or closely related disciplines.

Preferred Experience Requirements

Three years of demonstrated experience in the areas of education, research or industry in mechanical design, such as: machine design, dynamic and control systems, kinematics, and related laboratories.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Knowledge in mechanical design, such as: machine design, dynamic and control systems, kinematics, and related laboratories.

Preferred Licenses/Certifications

NA

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00125JP
Posting Summary

Prairie View A & M University and the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering invite applications for the position Assistant Professor in Engineering. This position is responsible for teaching, researching and services. Primary duties included, but are not limited to, teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels; developing courses and laboratories; developing funding research; publishing scholarly work; providing services assigned to the department, college, and university.

Posting Type OPEN TO ALL APPLICANTS
Number of Vacancies
Open Date 04/11/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

All applicants are required to apply via our website at: jobs.pvamu.edu on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site.

The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

The appointment date for this position will be for September 1, 2017 or after.

Special Requirements

Knowledge in mechanical design, such as: machine design, dynamic and control systems, kinematics, and related laboratories.

Background Check Required Yes
Advertising Summary

ASME
HigherEdJobs

Posting Text Approved by Research Compliance

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering or related disciplines?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How much demonstrated experience in education and research do you have?
    • None
    • Less than three years
    • 3 - 5 years
    • 5 + years
  3. * Do you have experience in the areas of education, research or industry in mechanical engineering, preferably in mechanical design, such as machine design, dynamic systems, and kinematics?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  5. * Please indicate the media/advertising location where you heard about this employment opportunity.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Administrative Philosophy