The School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Oklahoma State University is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position in thermal systems at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank. Versatile candidates with interests in refrigeration, heat pumps and unitary equipment are sought. Candidates eager to collaborate on research in the areas of simulation of thermal systems, components, and buildings; ground-source heat pump systems; virtual sensors; and fault detection and diagnosis are preferred. With strong support from Oklahoma industry partners, a major investment has resulted in the development of a low-temperature psychrometric room facility. The successful candidate must have demonstrated potential for developing a strong externally funded research program and for excellent teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. An earned Ph.D. in a field closely aligned to mechanical or aerospace engineering is required, and research experience beyond doctoral studies is desirable. Salary and other compensation are competitive with major research institutions. Required qualifications: Must hold an earned doctoral degree in a field closely aligned to mechanical or aerospace engineering from an institution of higher learning accredited by a regional accrediting agency, or have comparable professional experience. (Equivalencies and comparable professional experience shall be specified by the school.) The successful candidate must have demonstrated potential for developing a strong externally funded research program and for excellent teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Apply online at https://okstate.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=1366 . A single pdf file will be required to complete the application process. The file should include: • a letter of application; • a curriculum vita; • • • a plan to secure external funding with descriptions of two planned research projects; a statement of teaching interests and philosophy; names and contact information of five references. Send requests for additional information to the search committee chair, Prof. Jeffrey D. Spitler, at [email protected]
. To receive full consideration, apply by January 15, 2016. Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. For assistance with the on-line application process or to request an accommodation to enable application, contact OSU Human Resources, 106 Whitehurst, Stillwater, OK 74078 or call 405-744-7401. Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected category. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings.