Queen's University - Tenure-Track Faculty in Fluid-Structure Interaction
Employer: Queen's University
Closing Date: February 29, 2020
Location: Kingston, ON
The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen’s University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in fluid-structure interaction, with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2020. In exceptional cases, an appointment at the rank of Associate Professor will be considered.
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, or a related discipline, by the start date of the appointment. The main criteria for selection are academic and teaching excellence. Professional engineering licensure in Canada, or the eligibility to obtain licensure, is a requirement. Note that all forms of engineering licensure in Canada are considered acceptable (e.g. P.Eng., temporary engineering license, provisional engineering license, etc.). The successful candidate will provide evidence of high-quality scholarly output that demonstrates potential for independent research leading to peer assessed publications and the securing of external research funding. The candidate must also be able to teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, demonstrate an ongoing commitment to academic and pedagogical excellence in support of the department’s programs, and provide evidence of an ability to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary and student-centered environment. The successful candidate will be required to make contributions through service to the department, the Faculty, the University, and/or the broader community. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.