MECHANICAL ENGINEERING / ENGINEERING DESIGN - The Mechanical Engineering Department within the College of Engineering at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, invites applications for a Full-Time Lecturer of Mechanical Design. Primary duties will be teaching introductory and advanced courses in Mechanical Design, which include Solid Modeling, Design Thinking, Design for Strength and Stiffness, Design of Mechanical Systems, and the Capstone Senior Design Project. A Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (BSME) or closely related field is required and advanced degrees and industrial experience are preferred.
Located on the central coast of California, the Cal Poly Mechanical Engineering program is nationally recognized for its focus on undergraduate and Masters level education through a laboratory-intensive, hands-on curriculum. The department is a dedicated community of faculty, staff, and students who strive to design innovative solutions to complex societal problems through creativity and engineering expertise. The department has 1200 BSME undergraduates and 50 MSME students. The undergraduate program includes five concentrations: Energy Resources, HVAC&R, Manufacturing, Mechatronics and a General Concentration which culminates with a full year industry-sponsored senior project experience. The position comes with excellent health and retirement benefits. Salary is commensurate with professional experience and qualifications. The starting date is September 10, 2020.
At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees, and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring, and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
Demonstrated experience and commitment to student-centered learning and teaching, as well as the ability to collaboratively work in multidisciplinary settings, is required. Demonstrated proficiency in written and oral use of the English language is required.
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
San Luis Obispo, California