Candidates with research interests in all areas of Mechanical Engineering will be considered, but
priority will be given to candidates whose research interests align with the priorities of the School,
specifically: Robotics/Machine learning and Manufacturing/Design. The specific areas of interest
include, but are not limited to: automation and control in next-generation manufacturing
technologies, machine learning in measurement and control, agricultural robotics, design for additive
manufacturing, micro/nano-manufacturing or a related area of advanced manufacturing
REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering or a related field,
excellent communication skills, and a demonstrated commitment to collaborate with internal and
external groups to build successful interdisciplinary teams with substantial externally-funded
research portfolios. Successful applicants will be expected to play leadership roles in the respective
areas, and be effective instructors for undergraduate and graduate classes in mechanical engineering.
Candidates at the full Professor level must possess superior leadership skills and experience
applicable to leading large research programs.
HOW TO APPLY: Applications should include a cover letter describing relevant experience and
interest in the position; curriculum vitae; statements of research interests and teaching philosophy;
and the names of five references with titles, addresses, business telephone numbers, and e-mail
addresses. References will not be contacted without consent from applicants. The application must
be submitted online at wsujobs.com.Apply at https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/46906.
TIMELINE: Screening of applicants will begin October 1, 2019 and continue until the positions are
filled. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled