Assistant Professor in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

United Arab Emirates University College of Engineering

Position Number 300972

Job Description

The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at the United Arab Emirates University invites applicants for a faculty position in the areas of Materials Engineering/ Aircraft structure / Design Engineering / Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering. Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed CV, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualification

Minimum Qualification: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in one of the announced areas (Materials Engineering/Aircraft structure/Design Engineering/Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering) from a reputable western university. Substantial research experience abroad is expected. The ability to teach undergraduate courses within both the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Programs is a must. Industrial and professional experience is a plus.

Preferred Qualification

Preferred Qualification Ph. D in related fields from an internationally recognized University and proven record of publication in top-ranked journals and relevant teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Experience in aerospace materials is preferred.

Job Category Academic - Faculty