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Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering

Frostburg State University
Frostburg, Maryland 21532
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Frostburg State University, Department of Physics and Engineering, seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering position to begin Fall 2020. Salaryand rank commensurate with experience and qualifications. University System of Maryland benefits package included.


Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate excellence and experience in teaching and mentoring undergraduate students and develop undergraduate-level research projects. Duties will include student advising, professional development activities, and service to the Department, College, and Community.

In the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences we believe that diversity enriches our community and enhances our students’ educational experience. We seek colleagues who embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to promoting diversity and have respect for our diverse student population.

About the University: A member institution of the University System of Maryland, Frostburg State University is a public, comprehensive, largely residential regional university offering programs in the sciences, education, business, the arts and humanities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. FSU prides itself on being a dynamic, learning-centered institution that emphasizes teaching with opportunities for professional development and research. More than 5,000 students enroll yearly.

About the Area: FSU is located on a scenic 260-acre campus in the mountains of Western Maryland, a region rich in history, quaint shopping areas and eclectic cafes and food choices. The Western Maryland region is considered to be a four-season outdoor mecca of recreational experiences offering activities such as; hiking, mountain biking, water sports, snow skiing/boarding, golfing, climbing, etc.  Frostburg offers a family-friendly college town feel with easy access to major cities like Pittsburgh, Washington, DC, and Baltimore. If you are looking for insightful colleagues, energetic students, and a great place to work and call home in a region with unlimited adventure seeking opportunities, FSU is for you!

To Apply:

If you wish to apply, please visit http://frostburg.peopleadmin.com/postings/1320. Along with your application, please provide the following: 1) curriculum vitae; 2) a cover letter specifically addressing the requirements in this advertisement; 3) statement on teaching philosophy; 4) statement on research; 5) statement outlining your commitment to inclusion and diversity; and 6) name and contact information for three professional references. Please note: the contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion statement should describe your past experience, activities and future plans to advance diversity, equity and inclusion, in alignment with FSU’s mission to reflect the diversity of our campus and to meet the educational needs and interests of our diverse population. Some faculty candidates may not have substantial past activities. If that is the case, we recommend focusing on future plans in your statement.

For assurance of full consideration, please submit materials by December 15, 2019.


Frostburg State University welcomes and encourages women, veterans and minorities to apply and seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce. FSU is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disability will be provided upon request. Please notify us in advance.


Minimum Qualifications: Earned Doctorate in materials engineering or closely related field. Demonstrated ability to teach materials engineering and other related courses. Excellent communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:Strong background and experience in materials engineering and related discipline course teaching. Proven record of engineering education, significant experience in student education and engagement. Specific teaching interest in materials engineering, structural materials and other related courses. Candidates with proven expertise in materials manufacturing, theory and modeling are especially encouraged to apply.


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Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-08

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