Assistant Professor of Engineering, Tenure-track

Title: Assistant Professor of Engineering, Tenure-track

Department: Engineering

Website: https://www.elon.edu

Responsibilities:

Elon University seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in engineering at the assistant professor level beginning in mid-August 2023. The ideal candidate will support the existing engineering science degree with an emphasis in the cross-disciplinary integration of mechanical and electrical systems or related discipline. Both an undergraduate engineering degree and a PhD in engineering or related discipline are required. Potential for excellence in teaching lower-level undergraduate engineering courses is essential, as is integrating undergraduate students into a research agenda, advising and mentoring students, and contributing to the growth of the engineering program.

The ideal candidate will be interested in contributing to Elon’s interdisciplinary Core Curriculum program and appropriate interdisciplinary programs and minors; and advance strategic efforts to address inequities and to promote diversity and inclusion in the program.

Review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled; complete applications must be received by December 15, 2022 to be assured of full consideration. Send electronically: letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching philosophy, research plans, diversity statement, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of support to the Engineering Search Committee at egr2022search@elon.edu. Please include your name in the subject line. For questions about the position, please contact the chair of the search committee, Dr. Bethany Brinkman, at bbrinkman@elon.edu.

Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of people, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences in their cover letter. Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning in a liberal arts based residential campus. To learn more about Elon, please visit the University web site at www.elon.edu.

The Department of Engineering is housed in the new Founders Hall and Innovation Quad with dynamic classroom and research spaces. To learn more about the department, please visit Elon University / Engineering. Elon University is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

We affirm that Elon University values and celebrates the diverse backgrounds, cultures, experiences, and perspectives of our community members. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our employees are people who foster respect for human differences, passion for lifelong learning, personal integrity, and an ethic of work and service. Diversity not only includes race and gender identity, but also age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, religion, and many other parts of one’s identity. All our employees’ points of view are key to our success, and inclusion is everyone’s responsibility.

New employees paid by direct deposit only.

Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.