[asme-dtm] Design and Manufacturing Faculty Position

  • From: "Kusiak, Andrew" <andrew-kusiak@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "asme-dtm@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <asme-dtm@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:41:17 +0000

The University of Iowa

Iowa City, Iowa

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Faculty Position in Design and Manufacturing
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The Department of Mechanical and Industrial 
Engineering<http://www.engineering.uiowa.edu/mie> at the University of Iowa 
invites applications and nominations for a tenure-track Assistant Professor 
position in the area of design and manufacturing effective Spring or Fall 2015. 
Candidates for senior ranks will also be considered. An earned doctorate in 
industrial or mechanical engineering or a related discipline is required. 
Preference will be given to candidates in the areas of design for 
manufacturing, industrial design, sustainable design, and additive 
manufacturing. Prospective candidates with interests in digital arts, public 
design, and social and global considerations are particularly encouraged to 
apply. Industrial experience in manufacturing and design is desirable.

The successful candidate will be expected to participate actively in a newly 
formed multidisciplinary cluster in digital public arts and humanities 
http://now.uiowa.edu/2013/06/new-faculty-cluster-public-digital-arts 
encompassing research and education. The faculty candidate will complement the 
existing University of Iowa expertise to form the core of this ambitious 
initiative aiming at fostering creativity. Participation in the initiative will 
be an important component of faculty performance evaluation.

The position offers collaborative opportunities with departments, centers, and 
institutes in engineering and health sciences, e.g., Center for Computer-Aided 
Design, National Advanced Driving Simulator, as well as numerous corporations, 
including Caterpillar, Deere, and Rockwell Collins.

The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Programs offer excellent 
opportunities for multidisciplinary collaboration with various engineering and 
science departments and research centers. The MIE Department is a home of 
innovative research and innovative teaching activities. Faculty 
responsibilities include effective classroom teaching of undergraduate and 
graduate courses in industrial or mechanical engineering, developing curricula 
and laboratories, supervising M.S. and Ph.D. students, publishing journal 
articles, and establishing and maintaining an externally funded research 
program that contributes to the overall goals of the College of Engineering.  
Effective communication and leadership skills are vital. Teaching experience is 
desirable. Salary and benefits are excellent. Interested candidates should 
apply electronically to Requisition #64903 at 
http://jobs.uiowa.edu/faculty/view/64903 where they will be asked to submit a 
letter of application with a statement of research and teaching interests, the 
names and addresses of three references, and current curriculum vitae. 
Applications will be reviewed starting October 24, 2014; however, they will be 
accepted until the position is filled.  The University of Iowa is an Equal 
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The College of Engineering is 
committed to building a welcoming and inclusive academic community with the 
support systems for all persons to thrive and strongly encourages applications 
from women and minorities.


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....    Andrew Kusiak
....    Professor and Chair
....    Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
....    2139 Seamans Center
....    The University of Iowa
....    Iowa City, Iowa 52242 - 1527

....    Tel: 319-335-5934  Fax: 319-335-5669
....    Email: andrew-kusiak@xxxxxxxxx
....    http://www.engineering.uiowa.edu/~ankusiak/

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