The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department seeks to recruit a pool of part-time Temporary Lecturer positions during Academic Years 2017-18 and 2018-19. The successful candidate is expected to teach one or more lecture and/or laboratory undergraduate courses.
A list of potential courses is attached below. Other courses may be available depending on instructional needs.
The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of California, Davis, offers undergraduate majors leading to the Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, and Aerospace Science and Engineering. As well, the department offers the Master of Science (MS) and PhD degrees in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
The Davis campus, third oldest in the ten-campus University of California system, offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs. The city of Davis is a progressive university town of about 64,000 located in the Sacramento Valley 72 miles northeast of San Francisco and 15 miles west of Sacramento, California's capital.
Salary and Appointment LevelCommensurate with experience and course assignment. Actual salary is based on percentage of appointment: One four-unit course = 33% appointment. These positions are covered by a collective bargaining agreement.ApplicationsInterested persons should submit a cover letter, identifying courses they are interested in teaching, a curriculum vitae, and the names of three references. Optional recommended documents are reprints or other examples of scholarly achievement and teaching evaluations.Submit applications using the UC Davis online recruiting system(RECRUIT) at the following link: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01966.
Applications will be reviewed for completeness; candidates will be informed if their applications areincomplete and given a reasonable amount of time to provide any missing materials. To ensure fullconsideration, applications should be received by March 19, 2018. Positions are open until filled.
The University of California Davis, and the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineeringare interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship andprofessional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality anddiversity.
This position is covered by collective bargaining agreement. UC Davis is an affirmativeaction/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse facultycommunity. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities,individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Courses in Engineering (ENG), Mechanical Engineering (EME), and Aerospace Science and Engineering (EAE) which may be available in Academic Years 2017-18 and 2018-19 contingent on instructional needs:ENG 102 DynamicsENG 103 Fluid MechanicsENG 105 ThermodynamicsEME 50 Manufacturing ProcessesEME 106 Thermo-Fluid DynamicsEME 108 Measurement SystemsEME 109 Experimental Methods for Thermal FluidsEME 134 Vehicle StabilityEME 150A/B Mechanical DesignEME 154 MechatronicsEME 165 Heat TransferEME 171 Analysis, Simulation and Design of Mechatronic SystemsEME 172 Automatic Control of Engineering SystemsEAE 127 Applied Aircraft AerodynamicsEAE 140 Rocket PropulsionEAE 142 Orbital Mechanics
For brief course descriptions, see the following links.http://catalog.ucdavis.edu/programs/EME/EMEcourses.html for EME and EAE courses andhttp://catalog.ucdavis.edu/programs/ENG/ENGcourses.html for ENG courses
Qualifications• Minimum professional degree requirement is a Master’s degree, but PhD is preferred, in Mechanical Engineering or in Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent degree.• Evidence of teaching excellence or potential for excellence, and a commitment to quality undergraduate education.• A progressive record of scholarly or professional achievement in an area of expertise related to the subject area of the course.