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WSU Vancouver
Vancouver, Washington 98686
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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING FACULTY – Washington State University Vancouver invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning 8/16/2018.  Candidates are sought with expertise in thermal sciences, renewable energy, thermal energy systems, thermal management or thermal transport in micro/nano devices.

Duties: (1) Teach undergraduate and graduate courses on topics of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, thermal systems and/or renewable energy; (2) Conduct research in at least one of the expertise areas listed above; (3) Secure external funding for research; and (4) Participate in service to the department and university through committee work, recruitment, and interaction with industry.


WSU Vancouver serves about 3,400 graduate and undergraduate students and is fifteen miles north of Portland, Oregon.  The rapidly growing School of Engineering and Computer Science (ENCS) equally values both research and teaching. WSU is Washington's land grant university with faculty and programs on four campuses. For more information:  WSU Vancouver is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment.


Application: Please visit and search postings by location. Applications must include: (1) cover letter with a clear description of experience relevant to each of the required and preferred qualifications; (2) vita including a list of at least three references, and (3) A statement (two-page total) of how candidate’s research will expand/complement the current research in ENCS and a list of the existing ENCS courses the candidate can teach and any new courses the candidate proposes to develop.  Application deadline is December 10, 2017.


WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply. WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens.


Requirements: Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering by employment start date and demonstrated ability to (1) develop a funded research program, (2) establish industrial collaborations, (3) teach undergraduate/graduate courses, (4) have published promising scholarly work in the field and (5) contribute to our campus diversity goals (e.g. incorporate issues of diversity into mentoring, curriculum, service or research).


  • Mechanical Engineering - Energy
  • Mechanical Engineering - Heat Transfer
  • Mechanical Engineering - University, Academic and Education

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