The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at the University of Missouri (MU) is hiring new faculty members in the areas of Manufacturing, Materials, and Aerospace. Faculty research areas must address the college pillars of pursuit: 1) Educating Engineering Leaders, 2) Big Data Analytics, 3) Biomedical Innovations, and / or 4) Sustainability inFEWSed (Food, Energy, Water, Smart Cities).
The successful candidate will be able to take part in the growth of the College of Engineering and join a rich environment for collaboration with other faculty in Arts & Science, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, Veterinary Medicine, and Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. The College of Engineering is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
The candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in one of the following areas: Manufacturing, Material Science, or Aerospace Engineering.
Successful candidates may have a primary appointment (tenure track or tenured) in the College of Engineering and a joint appointment in another college/school, depending on their research expertise. We invite applications for tenure-track positions at the Assistant, Associate and Full Professor levels.
Minimum qualifications require a doctoral degree awarded in mechanical engineering or a related field;
The successful applicants will have:
A record of interdisciplinary research appropriate to the level of the appointment;
A demonstrated ability or strong potential to establish externally funded research programs in the stated areas.
Please provide a cover letter, current curriculum vita, a statement of research and teaching goals, a representative research paper, and contact information for at least three references.
The Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering will begin reviewing applications effective 10/1/2019 and will continue until the positions are filled. Anticipated start date is no later than August 15, 2020.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.
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