The Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology invites nominations and applications for Professor of the Practice positions. The position is a full time, permanent, non-tenure track appointment. Primary responsibilities for the position include teaching and student mentoring with an emphasis on enhancing the teaching mission of the School. Ideal candidates will have evidence of or potential for exceptional course design and instruction with emphasis on bringing to bear their experience and passion into the classroom. Individuals are sought across the wide range of aerospace engineering disciplines including structures, fluids, thermodynamics, dynamics and controls. Expertise in computational and experimental methods are also encouraged.
Georgia Tech is a highly regarded public research university situated in the heart of Atlanta, a diverse and vibrant city with great economic and cultural strengths. The Institute is a member of the University System of Georgia, the Georgia Research Alliance, and the Association of American Universities.
Georgia Tech prides itself on its technology resources, collaborations, high-quality student body, and its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Georgia Tech has policies to promote a healthy work-life balance and is aware that attracting faculty may require meeting the needs of two careers.
Applicants should submit: (1) letter of application, (2) curriculum vitae including significant career roles and responsibilities, (3) vision statement, (4) statement of significant career accomplishments, (5) statement on approach to increasing diversity and inclusion, and (6) names and contact information for at least three references. To apply, visit https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14466 and upload application materials as individual files. For additional information, visit https://ae.gatech.edu/faculty-openings-daniel-guggenheim-school-aerospace-engineering. Requests for information may be directed to Vickie Brian (firstname.lastname@example.org). Applications will be considered beginning November 1, 2019, but the search will continue until the positions are filled. A background check must be passed prior to employment.
Georgia Tech is an equal education/employment opportunity institution dedicated to building a diverse community.
About Georgia Institute of Technology
Each year, more than 1,200 students from around the world come to Atlanta to study aerospace engineering at the Daniel Guggenheim School at Georgia Tech, one of the oldest and largest educational programs of its kind. Though selective in our enrollment, the School is not narrow in its approach to the study of this ever-expanding discipline. With more than 40 tenure-track faculty, and countless cross-disciplinary research collaborations, the School provides the sort of breadth and depth that consistently rank it in the top five aerospace educators in the nation. The School's undergraduate program is ranked #2 and its graduate programs #4 in the nation, according to the latest US News & World Report.