Lafayette College-Faculty Tenure-Track

Located in Easton, Pennsylvania, about one and a half
hours from both New York City and Philadelphia, Lafayette College
is a selective, private liberal arts college of 2,400 undergraduates,
offering degrees in the liberal arts and engineering.
Assistant Professor of
Mechanical Engineering
The Mechanical Engineering Department of Lafayette College in
Easton, Pennsylvania, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant
Professor, to begin in July 2018. The Department seeks a colleague
who possesses an enthusiasm for teaching and has the ability to
communicate complex technical topics to undergraduate students.
Candidates from any of the mechanical engineering sub-disciplines
will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates who can
teach a broad range of subjects, who have the potential to instruct
in hands-on laboratory environments and/or who demonstrate
a willingness to lead cornerstone and capstone design projects.
In addition to providing effective and engaging undergraduate
instruction, candidates must demonstrate the ability to establish a
research program that will result in published scholarly work in peerreviewed
venues, and the desire to contribute to the College through
various forms of service. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in mechanical
engineering or a closely related field.
Lafayette College is a small, private, undergraduate-only institution
emphasizing superior education in engineering and the liberal arts.
The College, founded in 1826, is located in eastern Pennsylvania,
70 miles from both New York City and Philadelphia. The Mechanical
Engineering Department has a total of approximately 250 majors in
all four classes.
In your application letter, please address how your scholarship,
teaching, mentoring and/or community service might support
Lafayette’s commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in
the College’s diversity statement (http://www.lafayette.edu/about/
diversity-statement/). Lafayette College is an equal opportunity
employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
An application letter, statement of teaching interests, description
of research area and direction, and a curriculum vitae should be
addressed to: Dr. Jeffrey Helm, Search Committee Chair, Dept. of
Mechanical Engineering, Lafayette College. Please submit your
application via Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/43979. Review of
applications will begin October 16, 2017, and will continue until the
position is filled.
Review of applications will begin October 16, 2017,
and will continue until the position is filled.
Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community: one
that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its
faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share
a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning
environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is
practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages
applications from women and minorities.

Lafayette College-Faculty Tenure-Track

Located in Easton, Pennsylvania, about one and a half
hours from both New York City and Philadelphia, Lafayette College
is a selective, private liberal arts college of 2,400 undergraduates,
offering degrees in the liberal arts and engineering.
Assistant Professor of
Mechanical Engineering
The Mechanical Engineering Department of Lafayette College in
Easton, Pennsylvania, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant
Professor, to begin in July 2018. The Department seeks a colleague
who possesses an enthusiasm for teaching and has the ability to
communicate complex technical topics to undergraduate students.
Candidates from any of the mechanical engineering sub-disciplines
will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates who can
teach a broad range of subjects, who have the potential to instruct
in hands-on laboratory environments and/or who demonstrate
a willingness to lead cornerstone and capstone design projects.
In addition to providing effective and engaging undergraduate
instruction, candidates must demonstrate the ability to establish a
research program that will result in published scholarly work in peerreviewed
venues, and the desire to contribute to the College through
various forms of service. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in mechanical
engineering or a closely related field.
Lafayette College is a small, private, undergraduate-only institution
emphasizing superior education in engineering and the liberal arts.
The College, founded in 1826, is located in eastern Pennsylvania,
70 miles from both New York City and Philadelphia. The Mechanical
Engineering Department has a total of approximately 250 majors in
all four classes.
In your application letter, please address how your scholarship,
teaching, mentoring and/or community service might support
Lafayette’s commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in
the College’s diversity statement (http://www.lafayette.edu/about/
diversity-statement/). Lafayette College is an equal opportunity
employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
An application letter, statement of teaching interests, description
of research area and direction, and a curriculum vitae should be
addressed to: Dr. Jeffrey Helm, Search Committee Chair, Dept. of
Mechanical Engineering, Lafayette College. Please submit your
application via Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/43979. Review of
applications will begin October 16, 2017, and will continue until the
position is filled.
Review of applications will begin October 16, 2017,
and will continue until the position is filled.
Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community: one
that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its
faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share
a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning
environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is
practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages
applications from women and minorities.