University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
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Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology

A tenure-track position beginning August2014. 

This position requires extensive knowledge in the areas of solid mechanics, vibrations, CADD, and manufacturing.  The position also requires teaching service courses in basic engineering science.   The department offers a broad-based B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology.  The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an undergraduate teaching college and the primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be to teach the equivalent of four courses (lecture and laboratory) per term.  Additional responsibilities include: professional development as a faculty member, laboratory development, academic advising, supervision of student design projects, and university service.  A Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering or mechanical engineering technology and a minimum of three years of relevant industrial experience are required, as well as excellent communications skills.  Professional registration and previous teaching experience are a plus.

Interested parties should provide a complete application package as outlined below.  Send a complete application package to:
Ms. B. Newfield
 225 Engineering and Science Building
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Johnstown, PA 15904
Electronic submissions should be sent to Ms. Newfield at brn10@pitt.edu .

For information contact the chair of the search committee:
 Ms. Amy Miller,  almiller@pitt.edu, (814) 269-7258

Review of applications will begin January 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Application Package
In order to be considered, an application package must include:
1. Letter of Application including a statement of interest in the position
2. Complete resume’ or curriculum vitae
3. Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (for initial screening)
4. Three reference letters that include current address, telephone number, and FAX or E-mail if applicable.

Incomplete packages cannot be evaluated

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action\/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity.