[asme-dtm] DTM Posting: faculty position opening at Mcmaster University

  • From: Tahira Reid <tahira@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: asme-dtm@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 11 Oct 2015 13:26:42 -0400

Dear DTM'ers,

Please find below a faculty position announcement at McMaster University in Ontario Canada.

Best Regards,


Tahira Reid, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
School of Mechanical Engineering
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Email: tahira@xxxxxxxxxx
Phone: 765-494-7209

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Subject: Re: faculty position opening at Mcmaster University
Date: Fri, 9 Oct 2015 16:10:31 -0400
From: Scarlett Miller <scarlettmiller@xxxxxxx>
To: Tahira Reid <tahira@xxxxxxxxxx>
CC: Lightstone, Marilyn (lightsm) <lightsm@xxxxxxxxxxx>, Bo Yang Yu <byyu@xxxxxxx>


Tenure-Track Faculty Position

McMaster University, Department of Mechanical Engineering

/Location: Ontario /


The Department of Mechanical Engineering at McMaster University is
seeking an outstanding individual for a tenure-track position at the
level of Assistant or Associate Professor. The Faculty of
Engineering at McMaster University has a reputation for innovative
programs, cutting-edge research, leading faculty, and aspiring
students. It has earned a strong reputation as a centre for academic
excellence and innovation. The Faculty has approximately 160 faculty
members, along with close to 4,000 undergraduate and 750 graduate
students. The Department of Mechanical Engineering has a high
reputation in both research and teaching, as one of the top
Departments for Mechanical Engineering in Canada. We have 22
faculty members with expertise in mechanics & design, manufacturing,
thermofluid sciences, and biomechanics.

The candidate will have a significant role in supporting the
teaching of innovative mechanical engineering design at the
undergraduate level and will be expected to develop a strong
research program. The candidate’s research area will focus on
engineering systems including, but not limited to, biomedical
engineering, human factors, energy systems, automotive,
mechatronics, or digital/additive manufacturing systems. The ideal
candidate will have experience in teaching engineering design or
will provide a clear plan or approach to teaching in that area.

The tenure-track appointment will be at the level of Assistant or
Associate professor and will commence July 1, 2015 or as soon as
possible thereafter. Applicants will hold a doctorate in Mechanical
Engineering or a related branch of engineering. Applicants must
demonstrate a successful record of research, reflected in extramural
grant acquisition and publication in high quality peer-reviewed
journals. The recruited individual will teach both undergraduate and
graduate level courses, develop graduate level courses, and support
departmental growth in systems engineering. He/she will also be
expected to establish a strong externally funded research program,
supervise graduate students, and foster existing or new
collaborations with other departments and faculties. The successful
applicant will be a licensed Professional Engineer or will have the
qualifications to immediately apply for licensure.

Applicants should send a letter of application, full CV including a
list of publications, statements of teaching and research interests,
a selection of research publications, and the names of at least
three references (with postal and email addresses). Applications
will be accepted until the position is filled. Please send
application materials to the attention of:

Dr Marilyn Lightstone, Professor & Chair,

Department of Mechanical Engineering, McMaster University

1280 Main Street West, JHE-316,

McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 4L7 email:
chairme@xxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:chairme@xxxxxxxxxxx>

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