College of Engineering and Computing
Position: Senior Faculty
Florida International University invites applicants for a senior faculty position in the College of Engineering and Computing as part of FIU’s Diversity Mentor Professorship Initiative to recruit excellent STEM faculty.
FIU is considering applications in the following areas: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, the Department of Electrical & Computing Engineering, the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, School of Computing and Information Sciences, and the Moss School of Construction, Infrastructure and Sustainability.
Candidates that also can contribute to the growth of the following research centers and institute are encouraged to apply:
Biomolecular Sciences Institute, Center for Imaging Science, International Forensic Science Institute, International Hurricane Center, Southeast Environmental Research Center, Stocker Astroscience Center, Extreme Events Institute, Center for Advanced Technology and Education, High Performance Database Research Center, and the Lehman Center for Transportation Research.
The successful candidate will be expected to have an outstanding record of scholarly publications, research support and teaching; and to participate in campus-wide and departmental programs that promote the goals of FIU’s NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant, its Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Plan, and programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for their diverse student body.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply on the FIU career site, Job Opening ID 514305 by November 1, 2019.
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Please attach as separate documents: 1) a cover letter that specifies your likely tenure department and includes a list of five referees that can be contacted for letters; 2) curriculum vita; 3) statement of research interests; 4) statement of teaching interests; and 5) statement of contribution to/evidence of diversity mentoring.
Send nominations or questions to: Dr. Malek Adjouadi.
Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Position: Tenure-Track Open Rank – Two Positions
The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering in the College of Engineering and Computing at Florida International University (FIU) invites applications for two tenure-track, open rank faculty position beginning Fall 2019.
Position 1: Robotics: Candidates are sought with the expertise in the field of robotics, including, but not limited to the design and control of soft robots, bio-inspired versatile robots, novel processes for robot fabrication, human-robot interaction, robotics for infrastructure monitoring and repair, micro-robots, robotics and automation in manufacturing.
Position 2: Advanced Manufacturing: Candidates are sought with the expertise in the field of intelligent/digital manufacturing, additive manufacturing, soft manufacturing, cyber-physical manufacturing, high-performance materials manufacturing, bio-inspired manufacturing and self-assembly, and other novel manufacturing techniques.
School of Computing and Information Sciences
Position: Open-Rank Tenure Track Faculty
The School of Computing and Information Sciences invites applications from exceptionally qualified faculty at all levels with particular emphasis on cyber-security, computer systems or data sciences. Ideal candidates for junior positions should have a record of exceptional research in their early careers and a demonstrated ability to pursue and lead a research program. Candidates for senior positions must have an active and sustainable record of excellence in funded research, publications and professional service as well as demonstrated leadership in collaborative or interdisciplinary research. In addition to developing or expanding a high-quality research program, all successful applicants must be committed to excellence in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.
School of Universal Computing, Construction and Engineering Education (SUCCEED)
Position: Multiple Tenure Track or Tenured Faculty in CS or Engineering Education
FIU in conjunction with FIU’s STEM Transformation Institute invites applications and nominations for open-rank faculty including the position of Founding Director of the newly formed school dedicated to computer science and engineering education. This new unit, which is part of FIU’s College of Engineering and Computing, adapts the engineering education research model established at other universities and will be the first engineering education department/school at a minority-serving institution. It will house two new planned degree programs: a Bachelor’s of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Engineering and Computing Education.