[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty Search in the Department Of Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
llw at jhu.edu
Wed Nov 4 14:17:36 PST 2015
Faculty Search in the Department Of Mechanical Engineering, Johns
The Johns Hopkins University’s Department of Mechanical Engineering
seeks applicants for tenure-track faculty positions at all levels and
across all areas of Mechanical Engineering. Particular emphasis is at
the junior level and in the areas of Energy and the Environment; Fluid
Mechanics and Heat Transfer; Mechanics and Materials; Micro/Nanoscale
Science and Engineering; Mechanical Engineering in Biology and Medicine;
Robotics; Systems, Modeling, and Control; and, in partnership with the
Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute, the areas of materials in extreme
environments and materials with extreme performance; however all
qualified applicants in all areas of Mechanical Engineering will be
The Department of Mechanical Engineering has 21 full-time tenured and
tenure-track faculty members, over 20 research and teaching faculty
members, 300 undergraduates, 150 graduate students, 25 post doctoral
students, and strong affiliation with major research centers including
the Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics, the Hopkins
Extreme Materials Institute, the Institute for NanoBioTechnology, the
Center for Environmental and Applied Fluid Mechanics, the Environment,
Energy, Sustainability & Health Institute, the Institute for Data
Intensive Engineering and Science, the School of Medicine, the Johns
Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. More information about
the Department of Mechanical Engineering can be found at http://me.jhu.edu.
The Whiting School of Engineering comprises over 200 full time
tenure-track, research, and teaching-track faculty in nine academic
programs with a total annual research budget of over $100 million.
Research partnerships with the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Applied
Physics Laboratory, Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Krieger
School of Arts and Sciences make the Whiting School of Engineering a
unique research and educational environment. Student enrollment exceeds
1800 at the undergraduate level with over 1000 full time MS and PhD
students. The Engineering for Professionals program enrolls over 2000
part time continuing education students and is the largest program of
its kind in the country.
Applicants must hold an earned doctorate in an appropriate field by the
time their appointment begins. Candidates must have demonstrated an
ability to conduct outstanding independent research and show promise for
excellent teaching, mentoring and entrepreneurship in all areas.
Applications at all levels will be considered; salary and rank will be
commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should
submit a curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement,
three recent publications. Applicants for tenure-track Assistant
Professor appointment (only) should also provide complete contact
information for at least three references. Applicants for tenured
appointment should not provide any reference information. Applications
must be made on-line at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/6370.
Review of applications will begin in December 2015. While candidates
who complete their applications by December 31, 2015 will receive full
consideration, the department will consider exceptional applicants at
The Whiting School of Engineering and the Department of Mechanical
Engineering are committed to building a diverse educational environment,
and women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of gender, marital status, pregnancy, race,
color, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, other
legally protected characteristics or any other occupationally irrelevant
criteria. The University promotes Affirmative Action for minorities,
women, individuals who are disabled, and veterans. Johns Hopkins
University is a drug free, smoke free workplace.
Questions can be addressed to ME_Dept_Chair at jhu.edu – please use the
subject line “Faculty Search at JHU Mechanical Engineering”.
Louis L. Whitcomb, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Louis M. Sardella Faculty Scholar
223 Latrobe Hall, 3400 N. Charles Street,
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 21218-2681
llw at jhu.edu, 410-516-5970, www.me.jhu.edu
Sr. Admin. Coordinator: Ms. Deana Santoni dsantoni at jhu.edu
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