Current Openings

Current Openings

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING FACULTY POSITIONS:

Computer Science and Software Engineering

Dual Appointment – Master's of Management/IBE Position

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Plastics Engineering Technology

Part-time Faculty Positions

Staff Positions

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND SOFTWARE ENGINEERING FACULTY POSITIONS
 

COMPUTER SCIENCE - NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

The Computer Science and Software Engineering Department at Penn State Behrend invites applicants for a non-tenure track position starting fall 2017. Candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to excellence in undergraduate education and an interest in teaching undergraduate courses in both resident and online modes.  Candidates with experience in developing and delivering online courses and potential for leadership are especially encouraged to apply. A minimum of a Master’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a closely related field is required. Candidates with a Ph.D. and/or prior teaching experience are preferred. Rank is commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a complete resume, a brief statement of teaching and the names of three references to the link below.  Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #67436.

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COMPUTER SCIENCE - TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

The Computer Science and Software Engineering Department at Penn State Behrend  invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position starting fall 2017. We are seeking applications with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education and research scholarship. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field, with the ability to teach core Computer Science courses as well as develop elective courses. Preferred areas of research interests include, but are not limited to, data science, computer vision, human-computer interaction, cloud computing, cyber security, and distributed computing. Candidates with prior teaching experience or relevant industry experiences are preferred. Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a cover letter, complete vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and the names and contact information of three references to the link below.  Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68028.

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COMPUTER SCIENCE - NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position in Computer Science starting fall 2017. We are seeking applicants with a commitment to undergraduate education and applied research scholarship, as well as the ability to teach computer science core, service, and elective courses.  Skills in developing courses in an on-line environment is a plus. Expertise needed in the areas of data science, computer vision, parallel/distributed computing, and web/game development.  A Ph.D. or a Master’s degree with work experience in computer science, software engineering, or a closely related field is required. Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a cover letter, a complete vitae, a brief statement of teaching philosophy, and the names of three references to the link below.  Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68235.

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DUAL – APPOINTMENT IN BUSINESS AND ENGINEERING

DUAL APPOINTMENT – MASTER'S OF MANAGEMENT/IBE POSITION - NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION
BLACK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position to teach in the College’s interdisciplinary programs in business and engineering beginning August 2017. Primary appointment will be either in the Black School of Business or the School of Engineering.  The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for outstanding teaching and must be a team player with the interest and ability to work across both disciplines. Qualified candidates must have professional or educational backgrounds that are both business and engineering related. The candidate must also have at least a master’s degree in engineering, business, or a closely-related field. Preferred candidates should also have industry experience in new product development, quality management, operations strategy, and/or manufacturing. Candidates with a Ph.D. or DBA in Industrial Engineering, Management Science, Operations and Supply Chain Management, Engineering Management, or a closely related field are strongly encouraged to apply.

This position will involve teaching and advising in the College’s distinctive B.S. in Interdisciplinary Business with Engineering Studies (IBE) and Master of Manufacturing Management (MMM) degree programs as well as involvement in capstone projects in these programs. The candidate may also be expected to teach other courses in business or engineering related to their background.

Application:  Review of applications will begin January 15, 2017 and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.  Please address letter of application with a vita, copies of recent student evaluations, one research writing sample, and three letters of recommendation to the link below.  Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68408.

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ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING FACULTY POSITIONS

 

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING - NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

The Electrical and Computer Engineering department at Penn State Behrend invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position starting in August 2017.  The successful candidate will have a commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate engineering courses, and an interest in applied research. The candidate should have a specialization and teaching interests in one of the following areas; microelectronic circuits, integrated circuit design, analog and mixed-signal circuit design, or communications.  The successful candidate should be comfortable teaching a variety of courses/labs in the undergraduate electrical engineering curriculum, advising senior design projects, and engaging undergraduate students in applied research.  A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field is required.  Candidates with industry and/or prior teaching experience are especially encouraged to apply. Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a complete resume, a brief statement of teaching philosophy and the names of three references to the link below.  Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68011.

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COMPUTER ENGINEERING - TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

The Electrical and Computer Engineering department at Penn State Behrend invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in Computer Engineering starting in August 2017.  The successful candidate will have a commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate engineering courses and the ability to develop a sustainable research program.  The candidate should have a research background in one of the following areas; reconfigurable computing, embedded systems, heterogeneous computing, system on a chip, or Internet of Things.  The successful candidate should to be comfortable teaching a variety of courses/labs in the undergraduate electrical and computer engineering curriculum, advising senior design projects, and developing a sustainable research program.  A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field is required.  Candidates with prior teaching and research experience are especially encouraged to apply.  Salary is competitive. 

Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a complete resume, a brief statement of teaching philosophy and research interests and the names of three references to the link below.  Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68010.

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ONE-YEAR COMPUTER ENGINEERING - NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a one-year non-tenure track faculty position as a sabbatical replacement, starting in August 2017.  The successful candidate will have a commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate engineering courses.  The candidate should have a specialization and teaching interests in the following areas: introduction to digital design, microprocessors, advanced digital design, and embedded systems.  Candidates with experience in programmable logic controllers are especially encouraged to apply.  The successful candidate should be comfortable teaching a variety of courses/labs in the undergraduate computer engineering curriculum and advising senior design projects.  A Master’s or Ph.D. in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering or a closely related discipline is required.  Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a cover letter, complete vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information of three references to the link below. Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68233.

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ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY FACULTY POSITIONS

 

None available at this time.

 

MECHANICAL AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING FACULTY POSITIONS

MECHANICAL AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING - NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

Applicants are invited for a non-tenure track faculty position starting fall 2017.  We seek an enthusiastic and dynamic faculty member in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in the area(s) of system dynamics and controls, measurements and instrumentation, manufacturing, design, and computational fluid dynamics. Successful candidates will demonstrate the following abilities: to innovate and adopt various teaching methods in the classroom; to develop and teach labs; and to involve and guide undergraduate students in applied research and senior design projects. Candidates with a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related discipline and prior teaching & research experience are strongly preferred; exceptional candidates with a Master of Science will also be considered. Members of groups traditionally underrepresented on engineering faculties are encouraged to apply. Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Send a cover letter, complete vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information of three references to the link below. Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #69174.

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MECHANICAL AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING - TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION

Applications are invited for a Mechanical Engineering tenure track faculty position starting fall 2017 at the rank of Assistant Professor. Exceptionally qualified candidates may be considered for higher rank, commensurate with experience.  Candidates should be committed to both excellence in undergraduate education and an active research program. In addition to traditional research, applied research and collaboration with local industry as part of Penn State Behrend’s Open Lab initiative are highly valued. Candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in one or more of the following areas: system dynamics and controls, measurements and instrumentation, manufacturing, design, and computational fluid dynamics. Preference will be given to candidates with research expertise in one or more of these areas: CFD, manufacturing systems (emphasis on additive manufacturing), mechatronics/controls, and biomechanics. A Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, or a closely related field, is required. Members of groups traditionally underrepresented on engineering faculties are encouraged to apply.  Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Send a cover letter, complete vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and the names and contact information of three references to the link below. Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #69175.

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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY FACULTY POSITIONS

 

ONE-YEAR NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

Applications invited for a non-tenure-track faculty position in the Mechanical Engineering Technology Department beginning fall 2017. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education. Teaching assignments will be made in the areas of engineering mechanics, engineering graphics with solid modeling, measurements, computer applications and manufacturing. This is a one-year, fixed-term position and the salary is competitive. Preferred qualifications include a Master’s or Ph.D. degree in mechanical, manufacturing, industrial, or closely related engineering discipline, registration as a professional engineer, prior college-level teaching experience, and five or more of years industrial experience.

Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a cover letter, complete vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy and the names and contact information of three references to the link below. Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68204.

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TWO TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS

Applications are invited for two tenure-track faculty appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Technology Department beginning fall 2017. The successful candidate will have a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education and development of a program of research scholarship. Preference will be given to candidates who are able to teach in two or more of these areas: measurements and instrumentation, engineering graphics with solid modeling, computer-aided design, computer applications, solid mechanics, applied finite element analysis, manufacturing, materials, and machine design. Fields of research may include manufacturing, additive manufacturing, materials, energy, design, or closely related areas. Salary is competitive.

These tenure-track positions require an earned Ph.D. degree in mechanical, manufacturing, industrial, or a closely related engineering discipline. Five years of industrial experience, prior college-level teaching experience, and professional registration are strongly preferred. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Send a cover letter, complete vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and the names and contact information of three references to the link below. Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #69350.

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PLASTICS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY FACULTY POSITIONS

 

NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION - PLASTICS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

Penn State Behrend invites applicants for a non-tenure track faculty position starting fall 2017 at the rank of lecturer. Candidates should be committed to undergraduate education and participating in industry sponsored applied research. The position will be responsible for teaching introductory courses in computer applications, thermodynamics, and heat transfer. Prospective candidates should have a background with the topics described and ideally have experience with or a background in the plastics industry.  Experience with thermal analysis and simulation is desirable. A minimum of a master’s degree in plastics, polymer, mechanical, materials, chemical engineering, or related field is required and two or more years of industry experience is preferred. Salary is competitive.

Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  Please send a cover letter, complete vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy and the names and contact information of three references to the link below. Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #68236.

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PART-TIME FACULTY POSITIONS

Part-Time Opportunities for 2017/2018 Academic Year

The School of Engineering at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, has a need for part-time Instructors in engineering disciplines for fall (August) and spring (January). The ten positions are dependent upon class enrollments; enrollments of less than nine students may necessitate cancelling the class and position. Salary is competitive. Responsibilities include using a syllabus and course materials approved by the School of Engineering to teach courses offered in our baccalaureate programs. Required qualifications include evidence of an earned Master of Science degree in an engineering discipline or a baccalaureate degree with significant industrial experience; evidence of a commitment to excellence in teaching including use of current technology; evidence of a commitment to working collegially and with individuals from diverse backgrounds, commensurate with experience. Applicants must submit a letter of application documenting qualifications; a current curriculum vitae; and the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of two references who can speak to your teaching abilities.   To apply for a part-time positions, please click on the link below.  Choose Campus: Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #67601.

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Staff Positions

None available at this time.


Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

 

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