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Open Rank Research Professor

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Position Information

Position Title Open Rank Research Professor
Texas A&M Engineering

Texas A&M is located in the twin cities of Bryan and College Station, with a population of more than 175,000, and is conveniently located in a triangle formed by Dallas, Houston and Austin. Texas A&M has more than 55,000 graduate and undergraduate students enrolled. Research expenditures at Texas A&M total more than $820 million annually, ranking in the top tier of universities nationwide. With an endowment valued at more than $5 billion, the university ranks fourth among U.S. public universities and 10th overall. Texas A&M is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and having policies that contribute to work-life balance. For more information visit http://dof.tamu.edu/Faculty-Resources/CURRENT-FACULTY/Faculty-Work-Life. With over 400 tenured/tenure-track faculty members and more than 13,900 students, the College of Engineering is one of the largest engineering schools in the country. The college is ranked seventh in graduate studies and eighth in undergraduate programs among public institutions by U.S. News & World Report, with seven of the college’s 13 departments ranked in the Top 10. The College is also ranked 10th in the Academic Ranking of World Universities compiled by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The American Society for Engineering Education ranks the Look College second in research expendit

EEO Statement

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Department Overview

The Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M is the largest and one of the most diverse programs in the nation, with a long history of outstanding undergraduate and graduate education, strong research at the graduate level, and an unsurpassed commitment to professional and public service. The new faculty member(s) will be integral contributors to the department’s strategic research direction and to its continued drive toward excellence in academia, research and service. Visit nuclear.tamu.edu to learn more about the department.

Job Summary

The Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University invites applications for non-tenure track faculty position at the lecturer, instructional professor, professor of practice, and research professor levels with teaching expertise in Nuclear Engineering. The successful applicants will teach primarily at the undergraduate level in support of the development of the undergraduate program; advise and mentor undergraduate students; participate in all aspects of the department’s activities; and serve the profession. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. Applicants should consult the department’s website to review our academic and research programs (engineering.tamu.edu/nuclear).

Job Location College Station
Department Nuclear Engineering
Required Education and Experience

Applicants must have, at the minimum, an earned bachelor level degree for professor of practice level titles. Candidates for other non-tenure track titles must have an advanced degree in a closely related engineering or science discipline.

Preferred Education and Experience
Other Requirements

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and a list of four references (including postal addresses, phone numbers and email addresses) by applying for this specific position at www.tamengineeringjobs.com. Full consideration will be given to applications received by September 1, 2016. Applications received after that date may be considered until positions are filled. It is anticipated the appointment will begin fall 2016, or spring 2017.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number FVN0902014
Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Statement of Teaching
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Research
  2. Certification/License
  3. Other