The UAE University Department of Mechanical Engineering invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in the area of Thermo-Fluids / Energy beginning in the Fall semester 2020 (Mid-August 2020).
Candidates are expected to have Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering obtained from reputable western university. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated excellent skills in research and in teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Relevant industrial experience will be considered as an advantage. Successful candidates will be expected to teach traditional Thermo-Fluids courses, in addition to courses such as Thermal System Design’, Renewable Energy’, Energy Management’, and ’Aerodynamics’.
Experience in CFD and the ability to supervise Fluid and Thermal Engineering Lab courses will be an added value. UAEU faculty members are expected to advise students, perform administrative tasks required to maintain ABET accreditation, and contribute quality service at the professional level.
They are also expected to develop and sustain internally and / or externally funded research in their areas of expertise, publish their research findings in well recognized journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University.
The application package; which should be submitted online; should include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a brief description of current / future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught.
English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate in the applicable field related to thermo-fluids, energy, or renewable energy. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must.
Industrial and professional experience is a plus.
Industrial and professional experience is a plus. Topics of PhD may include either experimental work or CFD simulation. Research related to aerospace is also preferred.
Expected Skills / Rank / Experience
Assistant Professor level, fresh PhD holders.
Special Instructions to Applicant
Submit all documents online
Division College of Engineering - (COE)
Department Mechanical Engineering - (COE)
Job Close Date open until filled
Job Category Academic - Faculty