Mechanical Engineering All Ranks Professor Tenure-Track Faculty Position - LeTourneau University in Longview Texas

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LeTourneau University

Longview, Texas 75607

United States

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Mechanical Engineering

Tenure Track, All Ranks Professor

LeTourneau University, Longview, Texas



Responsibilities include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, development of significant scholarly endeavors, innovative curriculum development, advising students, and serving on university committees.



The School of Engineering and Engineering Technology at LeTourneau University, Longview, TX invites applications from individuals with an enthusiastic and contagious Christian faith for a tenure-track position in Mechanical Engineering beginning Fall 2016, but the position is available as early as January 2016. Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate engineering education including laboratory instruction. This position will include instruction of both undergraduate and graduate students and supervision of graduate research students in the Master’s of Science in Engineering program. Desired areas of expertise include solid mechanics, machine design, energy conversions, vibrations, robotics, and thermal sciences.  Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in a closely related field and a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited institution. Industrial experience and foreign missions service are highly desirable. Successful candidates will demonstrate evidence of outstanding potential in undergraduate and graduate teaching and applied research. Information on the engineering program at LeTourneau can be found at the School of Engineering and Engineering Technology web-page:



Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and other qualifications.  LeTourneau University provides a significant benefit package, which includes medical and life insurance and contribution to a retirement program.  A list of benefits for full-time faculty can be viewed at



August 15, 2016.  For exceptional candidates the position may begin in January 2016. 



Applications will be reviewed in the order received, and will continue until the position is filled.  In accordance with applicable provisions of federal law, applicants for employment who are in agreement with the educational mission of LeTourneau University and applicants for admission to educational programs or activities are considered without discrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, handicapping condition, national origin or genetic information.  Inquiries about this policy should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, (903) 233-4170. 

Applications are required and are available form or from Academic Affairs, LeTourneau University, P.O. Box 7001, 2100 S. Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX 75607-7001.  Send completed application, a current resume, and unofficial graduate transcript to:


Dr. Steven Mason, Associate Provost – Dean of Faculty, LeTourneau University, P.O. Box 7001 Longview, Texas 75607-7001FAX (903) 233-3201 Phone (903) 233-3200

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Claiming every workplace in every nation as its mission field, LeTourneau University graduates are professionals of ingenuity and Christ-like character who see life's work as a holy calling with eternal impact.


LeTourneau University is a regionally accredited, interdenominational, evangelical Christian university offering undergraduate degrees in the liberal arts and sciences, business, education, engineering, engineering technology, and aeronautical science and Master's degrees in business administration. In addition to its residential campus in Longview, the university offers programs for adult students at major educational centers in Tyler, Dallas, Austin, and Houston, Texas.


Keyword Phrases

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Required
  • Energy Conversions
  • Degree from ABET accredited school
  • Robotics
  • Outstanding teaching and applied research
  • Thermal Sciences
  • Areas of teaching include Solid Mechanics
  • Vibrations
  • Machine Design
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: At least 5 years
Level of Job: Professor
Associate Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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