Assistant/Associate Professor - Industrial and Systems Engineering (Two Positions - 1607 & 2700)
North Carolina A&T State University
Location: Greensboro, North Carolina
Internal Number: 24970
The Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department and the College of Engineering at North Carolina Agriculture and Technical State University (NCAT) invites applications for full-time a Assistant Professor (9-month tenure track) position with an anticipated starting date of August 13, 2023. The successful candidate(s) will be expected to establish and sustain a strong externally-funded research program in Industrial and Systems Engineering and produce an excellent record of scholarly publication; bring pedagogical skills to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; supervise MS and PhD theses; and provide service to the university and its units, to the state and regional community, as well as to the appropriate professional organizations.
We are specifically looking for candidates with strength in advanced manufacturing and advanced statistical methods with applications of big data analytics, AI, and Machine Learning in modeling complex (infrastructure) systems, simulation, and risk and reliability analysis. Candidates with strong research interest in these areas are encouraged to apply. Candidates are required to have strong skills and research interests in one or more of the following areas: advanced manufacturing (smart/digital manufacturing including system-level modeling and analysis, automation and process control; additive, nano and bio manufacturing; human-automation interaction and human-robot interaction; digital twins; Industry 4.0; and the security of cyber-physical industrial systems), statistical and probabilistic modeling, prognostic health management, big data integration (data fusion) of heterogenous data, data mining, data visualization and simulation, bioinformatics, and big data in manufacturing. Experience in data analytics (including heterogeneous longitudinal and time-event data), artificial intelligence, and machine learning with applications in cyber-physical systems, large smart infrastructure systems (such as energy, logistics, urban transit, etc.), and military applications is highly preferred.
The successful candidate will have an opportunity to participate in emerging research collaborations across campus on cyber security and resilience, energy and sustainability, healthcare applications, complex systems and networks, and data analytics with applications in cyber-physical systems or large infrastructure systems.
Those who apply for this position (#1607) will also be considered for an identical position (#002700) . These are tenure track Industrial and Systems Engineering positions.
Based on a candidate's qualifications, appointment at a higher level may be considered.
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North Carolina A & T State University is a public land grant university. The College of Engineering, with over 2,300 students, has ABET accredited B.S. programs in Architectural, Bioengineering, Biological, Civil, Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Industrial and Systems, and Mechanical Engineering, and a B.S. program in Computer Science accredited by the CAC Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. On the Graduate level, the College has 8 Masters of Science Degree programs, and 5 Doctoral programs. Additional information about the College and the University can be found at www.ncat.edu/coe.
The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering is responsible for implementing and assessing its nationally ranked and accredited programs in Industrial and Systems Engineering. The department offers BS, MS, and PhD programs. The ISE department has approximately 130 undergraduate students and 60+ graduate students (MS and PhD). The ISE program has 14 full-time faculty, 2 part-time faculty, and 3 staff members. For more information about the ISE Department see: https://www.ncat.edu/coe/departments/ise/index.php.
Internal job number: 001607
Earned doctorate in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Systems Engineering, or a closely-related area by the anticipated date of appointment. An ability to contribute to the advanced manufacturing systems or data modeling and analysis of complex cyber physical (critical infrastructure) systems efforts within the department. At least one the degrees should be in Industrial Engineering or Systems Engineering/Manufacturing Engineering.
One plus years of teaching, research and service experience including but not limited to research proposal writing, technical journals/proceedings publications, and professional service for national agencies or international journals etc. Credentials on managing and analyzing large data using advance tools.
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. Applicants seeking Veteran's Preference must attach a DD 214 form. Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with your application during the process of applying to the job posting. Final candidates are subject to criminal and sex offender background checks. North Carolina A&T State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. North Carolina A&T State University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. No one who applies or seeks employment will be denied admission to or employment at North Carolina A&T State University on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or sexual orientation and sexual identity.
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!