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Assistant Professor
Post Date: 12/12/2018
Close Date: 01/15/2019
North Dakota State University

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$70,000 and above

Fargo, ND

Job Description:
The Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME) Department invites applications for a full-time, Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position with an anticipated starting date of August 16, 2019. This position will be 40 percent teaching, 40 percent research, and 20 percent service. Responsibilities will include supporting NDSU’s land-grant mission of teaching, research, and service. Specifically, the successful candidate will be expected to establish a program of externally-funded research in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering and produce an excellent record of scholarly publication; teach undergraduate and graduate courses and supervise MS and PhD theses; and provide service to the university and its units, to the state and regional community, and to the appropriate professional organizations. Candidates with strength in systems engineering, supply chain management, additive manufacturing, automation, or CAD/CAM are especially encouraged to apply, although all areas of industrial and manufacturing engineering will be considered.
Required applicant documents:
- cover letter
- curriculum vitae
- teaching philosophy – one page
- research interest and plans – one page
- names and contact information of three professional references

Additional instructions:
The cover letter should state how you can contribute to the department; include details about education, teaching, research, and professional experience; and include classes qualified to teach and classes actually taught.
Initial screening will begin 1/15/19.
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.
NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.

Minimum Requirements:
The new faculty member will:
- hold a Ph.D. or be expected to complete their degree in industrial or manufacturing engineering or closely related discipline
- have excellent speaking and writing skills
- have strong interest and potential to develop and conduct a sponsored research program
- have credentials to teach a variety of courses in industrial and manufacturing engineering, at both the undergraduate and graduate levels
- have interest and an ability to interact and collaborate effectively with a diversity of colleagues and students
Preferred Requirements:
Desired qualifications:
- have at least one degree in industrial or manufacturing engineering
- prior teaching experience
- experience in additive manufacturing
- experience in CAD/CAM
- experience in automated systems in manufacturing

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