18 days old
2017-11-292017-12-29

Space Systems Engineering – Assistant/Associate Professor

Old Dominion University
Norfolk, Virginia 23529
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Old Dominion University is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in the broad area of Space Systems Engineering. Any specialty area within this umbrella will be considered, including mission design with single or multiple satellites, payload and instrumentation development, propulsion technology, small satellite systems, planetary exploration, vehicle dynamics, entry systems and thermal analysis, communication and telemetry systems, etc.


Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, unofficial graduate transcripts and contact information for three professional references at https://jobs.odu.edu/Review of applications will commence on January 8, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.


Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Requirements

An appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor is anticipated although strong candidates can be considered at the Associate Professor level. The successful candidate should possess an earned PhD in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering, or a closely related field, and will be expected to support undergraduate and graduate teaching, including supervision of student design teams, spacecraft/space payload research, and to oversee an on-campus Space Systems laboratory. They should plan to collaborate with, and support the activities of, the Virginia Commercial Spaceflight Authority, the Virginia Space Grant Consortium, NASA Langley Research Center, NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, the National Institute of Aerospace, and regional industry in the space sector. Development of a strong externally funded research program is essential.

Categories

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Academic

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