Essential Functions: The Mechanical Engineering Department at Wayne State University invites candidates to apply for the tenure-track faculty position in Dynamic systems and control. We expect to make the appointment at the Assistant Professor level, but will consider exceptional senior-level candidates with a strong track record of major external funding and peer-reviewed publications.Essential Functions:Teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels in dynamics and controls.Introducing new courses in the applicant's respective field of expertise.Developing an externally-funded research program.Supervising and mentoring both graduate and undergraduate students.Engaging in professional societies and university services.
Qualifications: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in mechanical engineering or related fields with a concentration in dynamical systems and controls including robotics, autonomous systems, multi-agent dynamic systems, advanced mechatronic systems and electric vehicles. Ability to show evidence of a sustained peer-reviewed publication recordExperience or strong interest in teaching and mentoring studentsStrong commitment to scholarly collaboration with faculty within the College and UniversityExcellent oral and written communication skills.
Internal Number: 76_206043
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.