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Massachusetts Maritime Academy - Engineering Faculty Human Resources - Engineering Faculty
A special mission college within the Massachusetts state university system                                               

Position: Full-time, Tenure Track Engineering Faculty
Posting: February 2014      
Start date: September 1, 2014
Position Number: FY14-21
Division: Academic; Engineering Department
Union Affiliation: Massachusetts State College Association (MSCA)
Supervision Received: Engineering Department Chair and Vice President of Academic Affairs
Supervision exercised: Subordinate professional, classified, and student personnel in areas of responsibility

General Responsibilities:Teach an academic course load of 12 credits per semester in a variety of subjects such as: Computer Methods, Statics, Dynamics, Strength of Materials, Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Engineering Design, and accompanying labs

Qualifications and Requirements: Significant teaching experience and/or relevant professional work experience. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Proficient computer skills. Demonstrated ability to fulfill the evaluation criteria of college level teaching and advising. Understanding and dedication to the Academy’s unique mission.

Tenure-track appointment at the Instructor level requires a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering or closely related engineering discipline.


Tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level or above requires either a: Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering OR Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a terminal degree in a related discipline.

Preferred QualificationsAny additional licenses or certifications related to marine, facilities, or energy engineering. State Professional Engineer (PE) license.

Desired AssetsExperience with assessment of student learning. Experience with ABET accreditation. Varsity athletic coaching experience at the college level.

Salary:  The Academy offers generous benefits policies and a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline: June 1, 2014. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume/CV, an MMA application, Affirmative Action form and the contact information of five (5) professional references.  These forms are located on the employment link under quick links on the MMA website  Applications may be attached and sent electronically to  Alternatively, you may send your application materials by USPS to:  Human Resources, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532.  Applicants selected for interview must submit original transcripts and be prepared to deliver a fifteen minute presentation on a relevant topic.  Finalist must complete a pre-employment drug screening and background check. 

MMA is an AA/EEO employer.  Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

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