AcademicKeys - Kuwait

Full-time Faculty, Mechanical Engineering

The American International University ( AIU ) is looking for dynamic and engaged full time faculty for its new established School of Engineering. We seek individuals who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students, building successful learning environments with students, and collaboratively engage with faculty and mentor students.

AIU invites applicants for a full-time Faculty appointment in the Mechanical Engineering program. The ideal candidate is an innovative professional who leverages professional trends and technologies to deliver relevant classroom experiences. The successful candidate will be a leader and current, active member of mechanical engineering field, be able to utilize and teach basic engineering sciences, engineering design and advance mechanical engineering courses, have experience with standard industry tools including 2D & 3D Module, CAD /CAM, AutoCAD and Pro Engineer CAD . Also, the candidate will possess the ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. The position carries the expectation for research and school and college service in addition to teaching responsibilities.

Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching related to their specific expertise within the professional Mechanical Engineering curriculum, and be able to work within a small program, specialized in personal attention. Also, we expect leadership in undergraduate programs, curriculum development, mentoring, and startups. We welcome candidates who will diversify our curriculum and our faculty in regard to race, gender and ethnicity.

Qualifications:
PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field
Effective communication skills in English
University teaching experience
Commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship
Interest and experience working effectively with a diverse university community
Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines