Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering - Multiple Faculty Positions

Memorial University of Newfoundland

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Date posted: 2013-11-29

Memorial University of Newfoundland

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering

Applications are invited for multiple faculty positions, in the area of Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering. Candidates with backgrounds in ship and/or offshore structures, ship design and construction, safety and emergency response, vessel performance, hydrodynamics, marine simulation and modeling, and/or marine engineering are strongly encouraged to apply. A demonstrated record related to Arctic, cold regions and harsh ocean engineering applications would be considered an asset.

The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science is growing significantly and currently seeking personnel for both tenure stream and three-year contractual term positions. Applicants should specify if they are interested in one or both types of positions. Candidates should have a bachelor's degree in ocean and naval architectural engineering or similar degree and an earned PhD degree in the area of expertise. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the academic programs of the Faculty, including teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, developing undergraduate laboratories, supervising graduate students, and other educational, scholarly, and professional activities. An ability to teach a broad range of ocean and naval architectural engineering courses, as well as courses in the core program, would be an asset. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to develop an ambitious and high quality research program. Collaborations with industry, government institutions, and other university researchers are expected. The successful candidate is also expected to register as a professional engineer in Newfoundland and Labrador.

The Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering discipline has a well established, nationally- and internationally-recognized co-operative undergraduate program. It has very active graduate studies and research programs. For information on the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and the Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering discipline, please visit http://www.engr.mun.ca.

Memorial University is Newfoundland and Labrador's only university, and plays an integral role in the educational and cultural life of the province. Offering diverse undergraduate and graduate programs to over 18,000 students, Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning. St. John's is a safe, friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant cultural life, and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities. For further information about Memorial, please visit http://www.mun.ca.

Applications should include a curriculum vita, names of three referees, and a one-page statement of teaching and research interests. Copies of three relevant technical publications may also be included. Please send applications electronically to:

Dr. Greg Naterer, Dean
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL Canada, A1B 3X5
Email: dean.engineering@mun.ca
Reference: ENGI-2013-005-01 (Tenure Stream)
ENGI-2013-006 (3-Year Term)

The deadline to submit an application is February 28, 2014.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.


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