Job Details
Posting Date
11/10/2022 Expiry Date 11/12/2022 Job Reference Number: 1968-2022-10-11T08:39:31
Assistant Professor \ Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Category Faculty Members College of Engineering
College Engineering
Department Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
Job Purpose

The College of Engineering at the University of Sharjah invites applicants for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Program. The successful candidates must have earned B.S. MSc. and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering. Industrial experience is an asset. Successful candidates must firmly commit to undergraduate and graduate teaching, research, advising, and course development. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience and professional experience.

For this position, we seek candidates with a research focus in one or more but not limited to, the following areas:

  • Thermo-fluid sciences
  • Fluid dynamics
  • Computational fluid mechanics and heat transfer
  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat Transfer

Candidates should have a strong record of accomplishment in research, publications in top field journals of thermo-fluids and/or energy areas, especially in computational fluid mechanics and heat transfer, and demonstrated abilities to secure competitive funding. Applications will be reviewed as they are received until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of application addressing qualifications along with a resume and names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references.


Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Ability to teach a range of core and elective courses in fluid dynamics, heat transfer, and thermodynamics, computational thermal science at any level, as well as supervise senior design projects and graduate students in mechanical engineering.
  • Faculty members in the program are expected to develop curricula and laboratories and should plan to establish externally funded research programs and publish peer-reviewed papers.
  • Faculty members are also required to serve on committees at the program and university level
Job Specific Accountabilities -
Required Skills
  • Ability to work as a team member—exhibit superior interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
  • Organize and prioritize work with a high degree of initiative and independence.
  • Ability to effectively manage time and projects.
  • Ability to integrate and analyze information and develop reports.
  • Excellent oral and written communication and ability to compose effective and professional communication for internal, external, and virtual communities.
  • Adhere to strict confidentiality and other ethical standards.
  • Ability to manage stress well and adapt to a changing and fast-paced environment.

Preferred Qualification & Experience
  • BSc Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • PhD in Mechanical Engineering or related field in the area of   "Computational fluid mechanics, heat transfer or thermo-fluids"
  • Minimum three years' experience in university teaching or industry.
Job Location University of Sharjah (Main) , University of Sharjah (Main),
Competencies

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Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 3 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
Nationality All