The College of Engineering (CoE) at North Dakota State University (NDSU) invites applications for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor position in the area of Structural Engineering Mechanics, with a focus on mechanobiology and multiscale modeling, to start in August 2018. This position is part of a cluster hire for the grand challenge initiative of the Center for Engineered Cancer Test Beds (CECTB): https://www.ndsu.edu/grandchallenge. Exceptional candidates with significant prior experience will also be considered for the rank of Associate Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an externally funded research program, teach and mentor graduate students, and participate in teaching courses.
The CoE consists of the following departments: Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Construction Management & Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering, each offering ABET accredited degrees, with a combined 75 faculty, and 2,315 undergraduate, 111 Master, and 131 PhD students. The CoE offers a Minor in Biomedical Engineering, and PhD and MS degrees in Biomedical Engineering through a joint collaborative interdisciplinary program with the University of North Dakota (UND) and also hosts students from several interdisciplinary programs including Materials and Nanotechnology. The tenure home for the successful candidate will be in one of the CoE departments, whichever is the best fit. To apply, please submit 1) cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) teaching philosophy, 4) research plan, 5) unofficial copy of PhD transcript, Â and 6)a minimum of three references, at https://jobs.ndsu.edu/postings/8853 no later than January 15, 2018.
NDSU is one of the nation's top 100 public universities. NDSU is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. NDSU is also an NSF ADVANCE institution. NDSU is located in Fargo, ND, which is ranked among the best places in the country to live, work, attend school, and conduct business. The Fargo region is a vibrant community with around 250,000 people.
North Dakota State University (NDSU) is distinctive as a student-focused, land-grant, research university, ranked by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education among the top 108 public and private universities in the country. NDSU is in the elite category of "Research Universities/Very High Research Activity," with several programs ranked in the Top 100 by the National Science Foundation. NDSU is... fully accredited as an institution by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. The total student enrollment at NDSU is about 15,000. The main campus is in Fargo, North Dakota, with Extension Service and Research Experiment Station locations all across the state.