Director of Sustainable Energy Research Facility and Assistant/Associate Professor of Engineering - Frostburg State University in Frostburg Maryland

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Frostburg State University

Frostburg, Maryland 21532

United States


Detailed Job Description

Frostburg State University, Department of Physics and Engineering, seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Sustainable Energy to begin Spring 2015 or Summer 2015. Salary and rank commensurate with experience and qualifications. University System of Maryland benefits package included. 

Responsibilities: Serve as Director of the new Sustainable Energy Research Facility (SERF) and teach courses in the Engineering Programs. SERF is a completely off-grid building where faculty and students conduct a variety of renewable energy research projects and instructional classes. In addition, SERF is designed as a demonstration and test site for renewable energy technologies appropriate for small-scale distributed use. Learn more at

Minimum Qualifications: Earned Doctorate in Mechanical, Materials, Electrical, or Renewable Energy Engineering or closely related field. Demonstrated ability to work in an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment and to lead research teams effectively. Excellent communication and leadership skills. 

Preferred Qualifications: Proven ability to provide scientific leadership to peers, junior colleagues, and students. Candidates with expertise in the engineering aspects of sustainable energy including energy conversion, energy conservation, energy storage, energy system analysis, and advanced materials for energy applications are especially encouraged to apply. 

Direct position inquiries to Dr. Joe Hoffman, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences,


Keyword Phrases

  • Sustainable Energy
  • Engineering
  • Renewable Energy
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 10/31/2014