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Instructor of Mechanics

Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA
  • Job Code
    TR0190073
Position Information

Working Title: Instructor of Mechanics
Faculty Rank: Instructor
Posting Number: TR0190073
About Virginia Tech:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

Position Summary:

The Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics (BEAM) at Virginia Tech is seeking non-tenure track Instructors for two positions that will start on August 10, 2019. The initial appointment will be for one year with the possibility of continuation dependent upon performance and availability of funding. Duties will include teaching undergraduate mechanics courses in topics such as statics, dynamics, and solid mechanics. Additional opportunities may be available to teach other undergraduate courses in engineering science and mechanics and/or biomedical engineering

Applications must be submitted online to www.jobs.vt.edu, posting #TR0190073 and must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for at least four (4) professional references, and a teaching statement. Screening will begin on July 1, 2019 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Virginia Tech is committed to the principle of diversity and seeks a broad and diverse spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, and people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify Ms. Kristie Verniel, 540-231-8191, kristie@vt.edu.

Required Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. or a M.S. in Engineering Mechanics, Biomedical Engineering, or a related discipline. Candidates with an M.S. degree must have taken a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours of courses related to engineering mechanics.

Preferred Qualifications:

Teaching experience in a university or college is preferred, especially in courses involving solid mechanics and/or advanced dynamics.

Employment Conditions:
Must have a conviction check? Yes
Describe Other:
Employment Comments:
How to Apply for this Job:

Applications must be submitted online to www.jobs.vt.edu, posting #TR0190073 and must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for at least four (4) professional references, and a teaching statement. Screening will begin on July 1, 2019 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Employee Category: Instructional/Research Faculty
Appointment Type: Restricted
If restricted or temporary, enter end date: 8/9/2020
FLSA Status: Exempt: Not eligible for overtime
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Academic Year or Calendar Year? Standard Academic Year
Percent Employment: Full-time
If part time, enter Percent Time:
Pay Range: Commensurate with experience
Department: Dept of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics
Work Location: Blacksburg
Location, if not Blacksburg:
Location Zip Code: 24061
Job Posting Date: 06/10/2019
Review Begin Date: 06/20/2019
Job Close Date: (if applicable)
Restricted to university employees only? No
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

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Posted: 2019-09-05 Expires: 2019-10-05

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