Assistant Professor - Mechanical Engineering - Prairie View A&M University in Prairie View A&M University Texas

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Prairie View A&M University

Prairie View A&M University, Texas 77065

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Prairie View A&M University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Mechanical Design.  The candidate for this tenure–track position will be responsible for teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, developing courses and laboratories, developing funded research, and publishing scholarly work.  The successful candidate must have knowledge in mechanical design, such as machine design, dynamic systems, and kinematics. 

Prairie View A&M University, a member of the Texas A&M University System, is a public land grant university located 45 miles northwest of Houston, Texas, the nation’s fourth largest city. It has an enrollment of more than 8,000 students and offers bachelor, master, and doctoral degrees in a variety of disciplines.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Interested applicants must have: (1) a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering or related disciplines; or (2) completed all Ph.D. degree requirements in Mechanical Engineering or related disciplines by the employment date.   In addition, the successful candidate must have demonstrated excellent knowledge through education, research or industrial experience in mechanical design, including machine design, dynamic systems, and kinematics.   

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  This application deadline is April 7, 2014. To apply for this position, please visit our website at: Interested applicants will be required to submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a list of three professional references with contact information, and copies of official transcripts via the online application to be fully considered.  For assistance, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 936-261-1730 or

Prairie View A&M University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Keyword Phrases

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 4/7/2014