Associate/Assistant Professor - Mechatronics
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
The Department of Engineering Management & Technology (EMT) at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor Levels beginning August 1, 2019.
The mechatronics degree program at UTC is designed to serve the needs of the automation industry and advanced manufacturing. Individuals with industrial experience with automation systems are highly encouraged to apply. Applicants who are "all but dissertation" (ABD) will be considered for faculty positions at UTC; however, the degree must be awarded prior to their start date. Applicants should be willing to engage in a variety of instructional modalities, including online instruction, and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate students in research. This position also requires establishing working relationships with local industries for education, training, and research activities.
The EMT Department, as part of the College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS), offers an ABET-ETAC accredited B.S. degree in Engineering Technology Management, B.A.S degree in Mechatronics, and an M.S. degree in Engineering Management. For additional information, please visit https://www.utc.edu/college-engineering-computer-science/programs/engineering-management-and-technology/index.php
The successful candidates should have a Ph.D. in electrical, mechanical, or mechatronics engineering or a closely related field from an ABET accredited program giving him/her the ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses across the engineering curriculum related to the field of mechatronics.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to motivate and inspire students are desired, along with the ability to develop a nationally and internationally recognized and funded research program.
This position is available on August 1, 2019, and review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
Applications should include a cover letter, teaching and research statements, current curriculum vita, unofficial transcripts, and names, titles, and e-mail addresses for three references for confidential letters of recommendation to be requested.
Applications must be submitted electronically through the UTC Faculty Career Site by visiting: https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/utc_faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=18000001I6
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