The Department of Aerospace Physics and Space Sciences at Florida Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering with an expected start date of August 2019. We are interested in candidates who are committed to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level while conducting a leading research program in aerospace engineering. Candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. in aerospace engineering or a closely related field. Candidates working on propulsion, including air-breathing engines, rockets, and aerodynamics are especially encouraged to apply.
Information about the Department of Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences and the College of Engineering and Science can be found at https://www.fit.edu/engineering-and-science/ Interested candidates may contact Dr. Daniel Batcheldor for further information at email@example.com. To apply, send a single PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org containing a cover letter, CV, a statement of research experience and interests, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and contact information for at least three references. The review of applications will begin immediately. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Florida Tech is an equal opportunity employer."
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Founded at the dawn of the Space Race in 1958, Florida Tech is the only independent, technological university in the Southeast. PayScale.com ranks graduates’ mid-career median salaries among the nation’s best. The university is a Tier 1 Best National University in U.S. News & World Report and is one of just nine schools in Florida lauded by the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Ranked among the top 5 percent of 18,000 degree-granting institutions of higher education worldwide in the 2018-19 World University Rankings and named one of just 14 U.S.-based Golden Age universities in 2018 by Times Higher Education, Florida Tech is one of the nation’s Best Value Colleges as determined by Forbes magazine in 2018. Florida Tech offers undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs. Fields of study include engineering, science, aeronautics, business, mathematics, cybersecurity, psychology, space sciences, humanities, communication and education. Find additional information at www.fit.edu.