Posting DetailsPosting NumberF00126PClassification TitleFacultyPosition TypeDisclaimerLiberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fullyin compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law createsan exception to the “religion” component of the employmentdiscrimination laws for religious organizations (includingeducational institutions), and permits them to give employmentpreference to members of their own religion. Liberty University isin that category.Position TitleAssistant/Associate/Full Professor of Mechanical EngineeringDoes this position require driving?NoContactContact Phone ExtContact EmailJob Summary/Basic FunctionJOB SUMMARY / BASIC FUNCTION :This position teaches in the School of Engineering programs.Engineering topics include (but are not limited to) statics,dynamics, CAD / CAM design, thermodynamics, thermo-fluids, fluiddynamics, heat transfer, manufacturing processes, mechanics ofmaterials, machine component design, and materialsengineering.Faculty will participate in the process of defining undergraduateengineering curriculum. In this capacity, faculty are expectedto:-Assist in curriculum review and development-Develop laboratories to support engineering curriculum-Create projects designed to enhance lectures-Read and stay abreast of current topics in computer science andengineering,-Develop syllabi and review textbooks for adoption-Propose and develop new courses as determined appropriate by thefaculty-Actively participate in and support SACS and ABET accreditationpreparationFaculty are required by the university to:-Teach contracted load-Maintain office hours-Mentor and advise students-Keep timely records of grades, grade papers, and perform otheradministrative duties as neededFaculty will perform other duties as assigned and activelyparticipate in University assemblies and activities.Applicants must demonstrate a personal faith commitment to theUniversity’s evangelical Christian purpose.Minimum QualificationsCandidates must hold a master of science in mechanicalengineering.In addition, an exemplary record of scholarship, external researchsupport, and teaching is expected for appointment to a facultyposition. Successful candidates will be expected to conductresearch, teach undergraduate classes, and contribute to theDepartment’s service mission.Applicants must demonstrate a personal faith commitment to theUniversity’s evangelical Christian purpose.Preferred QualificationsPreference will be given to candidates with a terminal degree inmechanical engineering. Candidates with experience at the associateor full professor level will be considered, however, priority willbe given to candidates at the assistant level.Work HoursThis is a residential position. Class schedules will be determinedon a semester basis by department chair and dean of school.Posting Date10/23/2018Special Instructions for ApplicantsQuicklinkhttps://jobs.liberty.edu/postings/18903Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsCover LetterCurriculum VitaeTeaching PhilosophyUnofficial Transcript 1Unofficial Transcript 2Unofficial Transcript 3Optional DocumentsResumeCareer Advancement Form (For Current LU Employees ONLY)Other DocumentProfessional License(s)Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).