The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Instructor - Mechanical Engineering

Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado 80523
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With nearly 1,100 undergraduate students, the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University is the largest program in the Rocky Mountain region, and the third largest major at Colorado State University. In support of this growth, the department invites applications for a non-tenure track full-time faculty instructor in the areas engineering design, energy, statics, dynamics and thermodynamics. This position supports the educational mission of the Department and its commitment to provide high-quality educational opportunities in the engineering sciences and engineering design. The position reports to the Head of the department.

Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. Duties of faculty instructors include:
• taking full responsibility for teaching three courses per semester, the majority of which will be required undergraduate courses in the mechanical engineering program of study;
• communicating with students, and grading students, in a timely, equitable, and professional manner;
• abiding by all University faculty requirements and responsibilities;
• participating with the department faculty in curricular assessment and change commensurate with our ABET accreditation;
• assessing one’s courses, and generating appropriate changes consistent with the expectations of a high-quality program with high expectations of its students.

Additionally, the instructor may be given responsibility for one or more of our undergraduate laboratories; responsible for the quality, efficacy and learning outcomes of experiments, and modification and change consistent with the department’s goals.

Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to develop and teach new courses consistent with the academic goals of the department and its students.


A completed Ph.D. or equivalent in mechanical engineering or closely related field

Preference will be given to those with experience teaching one or more courses in an undergraduate engineering program. Preference will be given to those with a demonstrable commitment to high-quality undergraduate engineering education in the classroom. Additionally, demonstrated ability to teach engineering design courses is desirable.


  • Mechanical Engineering - University, Academic and Education

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