Professor of Teaching in Engineering

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering invites applications for a “Professor of Teaching” position. This position falls under the Lecturer with Security of Employment series at the University of California; security of employment is analogous to tenure.

A doctorate in mechanical or aerospace engineering, or a closely related field, and three years of teaching experience is required. Candidates must have a passion for engineering education and demonstrated ability to contribute to student success. The position involves classroom and laboratory teaching; design project advising; administration of the department’s year-long capstone design course; development, support and assessment of best-practices for engineering education across the department; and leadership on undergraduate curriculum development and accreditation initiatives. Along with excellence in teaching and service, externally recognized scholarship in pedagogy will be a requirement for advancement.

Applications should be submitted electronically. Application instructions can be found at Review of applications will begin Oct. 9, 2016. To ensure full consideration, applications and all supporting materials should be received by this time.

Information about the department can be found at For questions, you may contact the LSOE Search Committee, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92697-3975; e-mail:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.