New Mexico Tech – Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering

Position Description: The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico Tech) invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering positions, beginning August 2020. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate mechanical engineering courses and developing research programs. In addition, they include advising students and participating in service activities in the profession and for the university. Areas of specialization in the department include: mechatronics and robotics, explosives engineering, solid mechanics and fluid and thermal sciences. Requirements: Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field; college-level teaching experience and demonstrated scholarly research. Preference will be given to candidates with a background in mechatronics and robotics. Candidates would be expected to develop original research efforts and to collaborate with current faculty in the department. To apply, submit a letter of application that includes teaching philosophy and research objectives, curriculum vita and contact information of three references to Human Resources, Brown Hall Box 014, Socorro, NM 87801. Applications can be e-mailed to and copied to Dr. Michael Hargather,, chair of the faculty search committee. Application review will begin November 4th and will continue until the position is filled. New Mexico Tech is a nationally recognized Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics university offering degrees through the PhD with a strong program in Mechanical Engineering. For more information about New Mexico Tech, visit our web page at The successful candidate will start at NMT by August of 2020.

Application Deadline: For best consideration please apply by November 4th, 2019. Inquiries should
be directed to Dr. Michael Hargather,, chair of the faculty search