Assistant/Associate Professor- RIT

DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology (MMET) department in RIT’s College of Engineering Technology (CET) is currently seeking applications from exceptional candidates for TWO full-time, tenure-track position, to support the Mechanical, Robotics & Manufacturing and Mechatronics Engineering Technology programs. Candidates for this position will be expected to teach, publish and conduct externally funded research in areas related to industrial robotics, smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and related areas such as: industrial automation (PLCs, HMI), machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) in automation or manufacturing applications . Industrial/manufacturing experience is valued but not required.

REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A PhD. in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Robotics, Automation Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, or an earned doctorate in a related field.
 Demonstrated knowledge and ability to teach in one or more of the following areas: industrial robotics, smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and related areas such as: machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) in industrial applications, automation, data analysis, data visualization, data exchange in the manufacturing environment, cyber-physical systems.
 Demonstrated research in the areas listed above as evidenced by funded research and peer-reviewed journal publications.
 Ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college’s continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences.
HOW TO APPLY:
Apply online at Job Search Welcome | Rochester Institute of Technology; search openings, then Keyword Search 7218BR. Please submit your application, curriculum vitae, cover letter addressing the listed qualifications and upload the following attachments:
* A brief teaching philosophy

  •  The names, addresses and phone numbers for three references
  •  Research Statement
  •  Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  •  Contribution to Diversity Statement