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Assistant Professor of Engineering (Mechanical)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans and teaching interests, and names and contact information for at least three references. Applications will be reviewed starting November 15, 2017 and will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants will be asked to list contact information for reference providers, including email addresses. Once a completed dossier is submitted, automatic emails will be generated to each reference provider, directing each referee to a unique URL where he or she must go to upload a letter of recommendation. Applicants using Interfolio (or other dossier service) should provide the appropriate unique Interfolio email address for each reference letter writer. If you have any questions about the position or the application process, please contact "Dr. Joseph Palladino":Mailto:joseph.palladino@trincoll.edu, Professor of Engineering and Search Committee Chairman.

Posting Details

Position Information

Title Assistant Professor of Engineering (Mechanical)
Tenure Track or Non Tenure Track Tenure Track
Faculty Rank Assistant Professor
Open Date 09/18/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Full or Part Time Full Time
Position Summary

The Engineering Department of Trinity College invites applications to fill a tenure-track position in Mechanical Engineering at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall 2018. Trinity College, founded in 1823 and located in Hartford Connecticut, is a selective liberal arts institution with an enrollment of approximately 2200 undergraduates. The Trinity Engineering program, with roots as early as 1856, is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Qualifications

Trinity College emphasizes and supports excellence in both teaching and research. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in mechanical engineering and maintain an active research program. Candidates must have an earned doctorate in mechanical engineering, or a closely related field. Scholarly work in any area(s) of mechanical engineering will be considered. Collaboration with other faculty and with undergraduates is highly encouraged and supported.

Compensation

Competitive salary and benefits, plus start-up expense fund.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans and teaching interests, and names and contact information for at least three references. Applications will be reviewed starting November 15, 2017 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

Applicants will be asked to list contact information for reference providers, including email addresses. Once a completed dossier is submitted, automatic emails will be generated to each reference provider, directing each referee to a unique URL where he or she must go to upload a letter of recommendation. Applicants using Interfolio (or other dossier service) should provide the appropriate unique Interfolio email address for each reference letter writer.

If you have any questions about the position or the application process, please contact Dr. Joseph Palladino, Professor of Engineering and Search Committee Chairman.

Posting Number F00085

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Research Statement
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Representative research papers
  2. Teaching evaluations
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Transcripts
  5. Teaching evaluations summaries