Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering – University of West Florida

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at University of West Florida ( invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level at the Fort Walton Beach Campus starting Fall 2021 (Position #124960). The University of West Florida started a Mechanical Engineering Bachelor’s degree in 2016 and has a rapidly growing student population. The successful candidate will teach at both the undergraduate and graduate level, conduct research, advise students, mentor student projects, and participate in recruitment and outreach activities. Minimum requirements are a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related field from an accredited institution with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. While all areas within Mechanical Engineering will be considered, preference will be given to candidates with a background in the broad areas of materials and/or manufacturing.

Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.

For additional information about this position, please visit Applicants must apply online at

 Preferred response by January 11, 2021. Applicants should be prepared to attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research, and the names of three references to the online application.