Texas Tech University Associate Professor in Lubbock, Texas
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.
Doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field is a requirement.
This is a tenure track faculty position in the energy field. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent research program and collaborate with TTU faculty.
Preference will be placed on research focused on energy, focusing synergistically with the major research thrusts of the college, including all aspects of energy.
Teaching at both graduate and undergraduate levels is essential function.
Service duties include program-building, as well as commitment to extra-curricular activities. Service to the department, college and university is expected.
Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity
As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university does not discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Texas Tech welcomes consideration of dual career and professional couple accommodations.
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
Extended Job Title: Associate Professor
Work Location: Lubbock
Org Level 1: Texas Tech University
Campus: Texas Tech University
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Does this position work in a research laboratory?: Yes
Required Attachments: Cover Letter Professional/Personal References Research Statement Resume / CV Teaching Philosophy
Job Type: Full Time
Pay Basis: Monthly
Salary Grade: 800
Travel Required: Up to 25%
Grant Funded?: No
Requisition ID: 11424BR