Mechanical Engineering Technology Tenure Track Faculty - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Engineering Technology at Metropolitan State University of Denver is seeking applicants for a Mechanical Engineering Technology Tenure Track Faculty member position starting Fall 2015. The successful candidate is expected to teach classes with a focus in traditional and computer aided engineering courses in Mechanical Engineering Technology. The candidate will be an integral member of the Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) faculty as well as the Department of Engineering Technology and will be required to follow those responsibilities outlined in the MSU Denver Handbook for Professional Personnel.


This position will be requested to teach a minimum of 24 credit hours (or equivalent) per academic year and maintain minimum of 5 office hours per week to include advising and consultation with students. In addition to teaching, the position will require being active in engineering technology professional societies and activities, engaging in professional development, scholarly activities, applying current technical computer language/software and using other technologies in the classroom. Candidates will be expected to teach in the classroom as well as in the laboratory setting. Selected candidate should have the background and expertise to be able to teach courses in the fundamentals of mechanical engineering technology. Selected candidate must be able to teach at least 3 of following courses: Heat Transfer and Lab, Fluids, Dynamics, 3 D Modeling, Technical Drawing, Machine Design, Thermodynamics and other Mechanical Engineering Technology related courses. (Refer to for course descriptions). Full time faculty members are also required to provide service to the department and institution by participating on committees, academic advising, contributing to course and program development, assessments related to accreditation, update course curriculum, and contribute to course development. The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups. Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field plus 4 years’ relevant work experience or Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field. Applicants with college teaching experience who are able to document effectiveness in undergraduate teaching of mechanical engineering technology courses are preferred. Professional Engineering Registration is a plus.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

Official transcripts will be required for the candidate selected for hire.

Keyword Phrases

  • ET - Mechanical Engineering
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Mechanical Engineering
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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