The Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering (MABE) at The University
of Tennessee, Knoxville, invites applicants for at least one tenure-track position at the
rank of associate or assistant professor in mechanical or aerospace engineering. Responsibilities
include teaching engineering courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, conducting
research in engineering, developing externally funded research programs, and producing
archival publications in leading scholarly journals. It is expected that the candidate will develop
graduate courses in her/his area of research to complement the departmental growth. A
PhD in mechanical or aerospace engineering or a related field is required at time of the appointment.
Review of applications will begin January 6, 2020, and will continue until the position is filled.
The anticipated start date of the new position is August 1, 2020. Salary is commensurate with
the position and experience of the applicant. Applications must include (1) a concise letter of
intent outlining the applicant’s research and teaching goals and objectives; (2) a comprehensive
curriculum vitae; (3) a statement of research and teaching interests; and (4) the names,
addresses and telephone numbers of at least five references.
The application package must be submitted as a single PDF document. To apply, go to: https://tiny.utk.edu/ajo-14847
Inquiries should be addressed to the search chair, Dr. Jay Frankel, at: