Lecturer Position - Mechanical Engineering at University of Dayton




Are you seeking to engage in teaching and research that supports the common good?

Are you looking for a university which will enable your commitment to educating the next generation?

Are you excited about the opportunity to create and test unique experiential learning strategies?

Are you committed to growing participation of women and under-represented minorities in engineering?

If so, the University of Dayton Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering is interested in you and encourages your application to a non-tenure track Lecturer faculty position. Candidates with expertise related to thermal fluid sciences and energy systems are particularly encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will support undergraduate Mechanical Engineering and graduate courses in Renewable and Clean Energy Engineering. Although the focus of the position is teaching, the successful candidate will also have the potential to establish an externally-funded research program aligned with on-going efforts at the University of Dayton, and a commitment to breadth of education including educating the whole person in the Marianist tradition.

All applicants must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline, strong written communication skills, and potential for teaching excellence particularly employing active learning pedagogies. Preferred are strong oral communication skills, a demonstrated record of effective teaching, expertise in thermal fluid sciences particularly applied to renewable and clean energy engineering, a demonstrated commitment to service to the community, university and profession, and a demonstrated record of mentoring students from diverse backgrounds.

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

Further information about the University and the Department can be found at: http://www.udayton.edu/engineering/mechanical_and_aerospace/. Interested persons should submit a curriculum vitae, contact information for three references, and a statement of teaching interests and philosophy (limit of two

pages). For more information about the position and to apply, go to the following site: https://jobs.udayton.edu/postings/24162 . Applications will be accepted through Oct. 15, 2017. To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will
not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the
basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.