Department Head/Professor ,Department of Engineering and TechnologyThe Kimmel School at Western Carolina University seeks nominations and applications for the Department Head and Cass Ballenger Distinguished Professor position in the Department of Engineering and Technology. This appointment will be made at the rank of Full Professor.
QualificationsMinimum Qualifications for application include a Ph.D. in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution. Candidates for this endowed professorship must have a strong track record of developing independent sponsored programs of research and external engagement with business/ industry/ government. Candidates are also expected to excel in teaching in both undergraduate and graduate programs. In addition, a minimum of three years of U.S.-based full time industrial experience is required.
Apply for this Position
To be considered, applicants must apply online. Hard copy application materials will not be considered.
To complete the application process, the following documents must be attached:
1) Cover letter
2) Curriculum vitae
3) Statement of teaching goals and philosophy
4) Statement of research plans
5) A minimum of three professional references with contact information
In addition the following optional documents may be attached:
1) Copy of transcripts
The anticipated starting date is July 1, 2014. For questions or additional information, please contact Dr. Wes Stone at 828-227-7368.