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Assistant/Associate Professor of Aerospace Engineering

Employer
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Location
Daytona Beach, FL
Closing date
Dec 1, 2021

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*Job location: *Prescott, AZ

*Employment Type:* Full-time
*Posted data:* 2021-09-24
*Req:* R300072
Job DescriptionThe Department of Aerospace Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona, invites applications for Assistant and Associate Professor positions with start dates of either January or August 2022 . The department is especially interested in candidates with background and experience in astronautical engineering, spacecraft systems and design, or aircraft design, but all areas of aerospace engineering will be considered.

The Department seeks candidates with strong interests in engineering education, a commitment to excellence in teaching and learning, and ability to perform applied research, as well as dedication to service and collegiality. Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate courses and laboratory experiments, to collaborate with students on independent researches and to supervise student projects. An earned doctorate in Aerospace Engineering or similar degree along with related experience is highly desired; however, candidates with a Master's Degree and significant industry experience are strongly encouraged to apply.
A complete application package should consist of: (1) a cover letter including the date of availability, (2) a curriculum vita including contact information for at least three professional references, (3) a statement of teaching philosophy including a list of courses the candidate would like to teach or develop, and (4) a statement describing the candidate's professional goals. Qualified candidates who wish to be considered should apply online by visiting careers.erau.edu. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
The [Department of Aerospace Engineering](https://prescott.erau.edu/college-engineering/aerospace) is the largest within the College of Engineering with 18 full-time faculty and over 800 undergraduate students. The department offers an ABET accredited bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering with concentrations in aeronautics and astronautics. The Aerospace Engineering program has repeatedly been [ranked number 1 by U.S. News & World Report](https://erau.edu/stories/leading-edge) in the category of Best Undergraduate Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical Engineering Programs at schools where a doctorate is not offered.
The [College of Engineering](https://prescott.erau.edu/college-engineering) (COE) is focused on undergraduate teaching excellence and has a strong emphasis on design and project-based learning. COE faculty are housed in a modern academic complex, which is adjacent to robotics, mechatronics, propulsion, electrical, and wind tunnel laboratories. The COE faculty also make extensive use of the Aerospace Experimentation and Fabrication laboratory complex. This building consists of a Fabrication Suite, Space Systems Lab, Structural Dynamics Lab, Materials Science Lab, Mechanical Testing Lab, Structures Lab, and dedicated faculty research labs. All of these labs feature state-of-the-art equipment for undergraduate student use. A 52,000 square foot STEM building was recently completed to house new Robotics and Thermal-Energy Labs as well as our Rapid Prototyping Lab. The King Engineering Center contains labs for Computer, Electrical, and Software Engineering.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is a leading institution in education for engineering, aviation, global security and related fields. We draw students from around the country and the world who are serious about their future careers. Our talented faculty, state-of-the-art classrooms and lab facilities, and instructional best-practices produce graduates who are well-prepared for careers or graduate school. The Prescott Campus of Embry-Riddle is a small, private, residential university located in the mountains of northern Arizona where faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central theme of the campus environment. Prescott is rated as one of the most livable cities in the Southwest. It is located 5000 feet above sea level, has a mild climate, clean air, and is close to recreational and pristine wilderness areas and national forests. For more information, please visit our website at *prescott.erau.edu*.
ERAU benefits include:

* Relocation support provided

* Retirement Plan - ERAU offers immediate vesting and provides a 6% gift and will match up to 3.5% of employee contributions

* Two BC/BS health plans - PPO and high deductible plan with a health savings account

* Tuition waivers for employees, spouses, and dependent children will cover one undergraduate and graduate degree per person

* Use of various campus services: fitness center, library, mail room and enjoy observation flights

QualificationsAn earned doctorate in Aerospace Engineering or similar degree along with related experience is highly desired; however, candidates with a Master's Degree and significant industry experience are strongly encouraged to apply. A complete application package should consist of: (1) a cover letter including the date of availability, (2) a curriculum vita including contact information for at least three professional references, (3) a statement of teaching philosophy including a list of courses the candidate would like to teach or develop, (4) Unofficial transcripts and (5) a statement describing the candidate's professional goals. Qualified candidates who wish to be considered should apply online by visiting careers.erau.edu.
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