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Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology -  Fall 2015

The Department of Natural Sciences and Engineering Technology of Point Park University seeks applications for a tenure track position as an assistant or associate professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology for Fall, 2015.

Successful candidates must have demonstrated excellence in teaching a broad range of subjects to a diverse student population. Specific teaching responsibilities within the Engineering Technology programs would include, but not be limited to, basic mechanics, i.e. Statics, Dynamics and Properties of Materials. Willingness to teach day, evening and Saturday courses is expected. Knowledge of, and willingness to use course management software is required.

Cooperation with other faculty in ongoing multi-level assessment and program development, directed towards continued program accreditation by The Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of ABET, Inc. (www.abet.org) is a principal expectation. Other responsibilities include advising students concerning career choices and academic matters, curriculum development, university-wide service and professional development.

Requirements: The chosen candidate will possess an advanced degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology with significant industrial experience. Preference will be given to candidates possessing an earned doctorate and/or professional registration. Salary for the position is competitive and commensurate with credentials and experience.

Application Procedure: 

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and at least three letters of recommendation to Dr. Mark Farrell, Chair, Natural Sciences and Engineering Technology department.  Electronic submission of materials in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) or Microsoft Word (.docx) form is required and should be sent to artsandsciences@pointpark.edu. Please note that the subject line of the email should state the position for which you are applying.  Applications must be received by January 31, 2015.

Point Park University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.