Aerospace - Space / Missiles, Aerospace - Telecommunications, Aerospace Engineering
The Aerospace Engineering Department at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, invites applicants with an earned Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering, or closely-related field, to apply for a full-time, academic-year tenuretrack faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank. The projected start date is September 10, 2020. Duties include teaching Aerospace Engineering courses; building a vibrant and innovative research program; and supporting and developing students into engineers ready to thrive in the modern aerospace industry. This position is open to candidates with experience in all areas of aerospace engineering but those candidates in the areas of experimental aerodynamics, spacecraft propulsion, and spacecraft communications are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates with research or private industry experience are encouraged to apply.
Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. To apply, please complete the online application at http://jobs.calpoly.edu/sl/en-us/listing/ using Requisition #493567. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2019. Applications received after this date may be considered. Candidates should submit: (1) completed online application form; (2) current resume; (3) Transcripts (please note proof of a Ph.D. is required by the start date);(4) statement of goals and plans for teaching and research; (5) qualification summary and teaching preferences; (6) a diversity and inclusion statement. Please see online posting for instructions where to mail documents that cannot be submitted electronically. Please be prepared to submit three names for references with email addresses when applying.
Cal Poly's Aerospace Engineering Department offers a B.S. and M.S. in Aerospace Engineering. Cal Poly focuses on undergraduate and graduate education. Our "learn-by-doing" approach involves extensive lab work and projects in support of theoretical knowledge, with extensive interaction and collaboration between students and faculty. U.S. News & World Report ranked the Aerospace Engineering Department top among primarily undergraduate public programs in the nation. For further information about the department, see www.aero.calpoly.edu.
San Luis Obispo, a city of approximately 50,000, is located 12 miles from the Pacific Ocean and midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, on California's historic central coast. University families live in San Luis Obispo and nearby communities both on the coast and inland. Excellent recreational facilities are available and the area has an outstanding climate. Cal Poly is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and nominations of all qualified individuals
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 493567
About California Polytechnic University
Cal poly's Aerospace Engineering Department offers Bachelor's degrees in Aerospace Engineering with concentrations in Aeronautics and Astronautics. Cal Poly emphasizes Learn by Doing which involves extensive lab work and projects in support of theoretical knowledge. The Aerospace Engineering Department maintains an array of modern laboratory facilities and specialized labs for instruction and faculty support. The Aerospace Engineering curriculum culminates with a award winning senior design sequence. Aviation Week ranks Cal Poly as a top "go-to" school for aerospace industry employment. For further information about the department, see www.AERO@calpoly.edu.