The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Old Dominion University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Advanced Manufacturing, emphasizing smart systems embedded with actuation, sensing, and computing, at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The successful candidate will be expected to teach core undergraduate and graduate courses in areas of mechanical/aerospace engineering related to their discipline, as well as to develop an externally funded research program. In addition, they are expected to contribute to the existing research and service activities in the MAE Department and to establish collaborations with government agencies, industry, other departments at Old Dominion University, and with other universities. Information about the MAE Department and Old Dominion University can be found by visiting our web site at www.
The complete application package should include (1) a brief cover letter; (2) a detailed resume; (3) a statement of research interests, objectives, and plans; (4) a statement of teaching philosophy and interests; (5) a list of at least three professional references, including names and complete contact information and (6) unofficial graduate transcripts. All application material should be submitted at https://www.odu.edu/ Review of applicants will begin January 27, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in Aerospace, Mechanical, or a related engineering field. At the Associate Professor level, substantial post-doctoral experience, either in academia, research, or industry is expected. Candidates should have a focus on the use of advanced manufacturing strategies for the development of novel smart systems with features of adaptability and autonomy.