Assistant Professor specializing in design and/or manufacturing, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Dayton

University of Dayton, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Deadline: January 3, 2023

The University of Dayton Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering invites applications for an assistant professor specializing in design and/or manufacturing position. This tenure-track position begins August 16, 2023.

The successful candidate will teach and focus on design and/or manufacturing that may include mechanical design, multi-disciplinary design, and manufacturing processes and is expected to engage and lead students in externally sponsored research and collaborate within the department, across the University and externally.

Apply and join a department community deeply committed to faculty success, inclusive excellence to education at all levels, and to collaboration in teaching within the department, across the University, and externally. Locally, the Dayton area offers unique opportunities for engineering faculty to collaborate with researchers at the Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright-Patterson AFB, the University of Dayton Research Institute and industry partners.

Continuing its growth, UD enrolls 11,300 students, including 8,225 full-time undergraduates. UD is one of the nation’s largest Catholic universities and one of the largest private universities in Ohio. Located in the city of Dayton, OH, and grounded in its Catholic, Marianist tradition, UD provides education to develop the whole student and is committed to experiential learning. Dayton, OH, is accessible, affordable, and offers excellent educational and healthcare resources, arts and cultural attractions, beautiful parks with bike and recreational trails, and a variety of sporting venues. For more info:

The University of Dayton is a top tier, Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. Founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, the University is a diverse community committed to advancing the common good through intellectual curiosity, academic rigor, community engagement, and local, national and global partnerships. Guided by the Marianist educational philosophy, we educate the whole person and link learning and scholarship with leadership and service.
Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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