Missouri University of Science and Technology, Mining and Nuclear Engineering

Position ID:Missouri University of Science and Technology-Mining and Nuclear Engineering-NTTTEACHINGMINING [#15587]
Position Title: NTT Teaching Faculty in Mining Engineering
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Rolla, Missouri 65401, United States
Subject Area: Engineering
Appl Deadline:2020/01/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/11/25, finished 2020/07/19, listed until 2020/01/15)
Position Description:    

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The Mining and Nuclear Engineering Department at the Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) in Rolla, Missouri, is seeking outstanding applicants for a non-tenure-track teaching faculty position in Mining Engineering to begin August 2020. Preference will be given to applicants with significant knowledge and experience in the areas of mining methods, mine power, mine drainage, mine management, and mine design. This position will be filled at the Assistant Teaching Professor level but is eligible for future promotion. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Successful candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to high-quality teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels including distance and extension courses as appropriate. The candidate will be expected to teach three courses per semester and will also be expected to provide service to the department, professional community, and institution. Applicants should have evidence of, or show potential for, excellence in high-quality teaching and service. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Mining Engineering or a closely related field. Industrial experience and professional engineering registration will be viewed favorably but is not required.

This position will reside in Missouri S&T’s Mining and Nuclear Engineering Department, home of one of the nation’s largest Mining Engineering programs. The Mining Engineering program has eight full-time faculty and is recognized as a leader in education and research with over 175 undergraduate and graduate students in its Mining and Explosives Engineering programs. The department operates a 19-acre experimental mine located 1.5 miles from campus which is used for teaching and research activities. Other facilities associated with the department include the Rock Mechanics and Explosives Research Center and the Energetics Research Facility. Further details on the Mining Engineering program at Missouri S&T may be found at: https://mining.mst.edu/.

Missouri S&T’s Department of Mining and Nuclear Engineering, the campus, and the greater University of Missouri System are deeply committed to inclusion and valuing diversity. S&T has undertaken a number of initiatives to improve campus life and the work life balance of its faculty and staff (see http://hr.mst.edu). Missouri S&T particularly encourages applications from dual-career couples and will strive to accommodate their specific needs.

Interested candidates should electronically submit their application consisting of: 1) a cover letter, 2) a current curriculum vitae or résumé, 3) a statement of teaching philosophy, and 4) complete contact information for at least four references to Missouri S&T’s Human Resources Office at: http://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic/ using Reference Number 00075907. Acceptable electronic formats are PDF and MS Word. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, applicants must apply by January 15, 2020. For more information prior to submitting an application, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Kyle Perry, at kperry@mst.edu.

Missouri S&T is one of the nation’s leading research universities with 98 degree programs in 39 disciplines. The university was founded in 1870 as one of the first technological institutions west of the Mississippi. Missouri S&T is located an hour and a half drive from St. Louis along historic Route 66 in the multicultural community of Rolla. Missouri S&T is an accessible, safe and friendly campus with easy access to Mark Twain National Forest, the Missouri Ozarks as well as several urban centers. Missouri S&T offers ABET-accredited undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a range of STEM fields as well as the liberal arts, humanities and business. With nearly 9,000 students enrolled on campus and online, Missouri S&T is big enough to accommodate a diverse population and broad interdisciplinary collaboration, yet small enough for individuals to build high visibility, impactful careers!

Missouri S&T is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability or status as a protected veteran. Females, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Missouri S&T seeks to meet the needs of dual-career couples. The university participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS at: 1-888-464-4218.

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Contact: Kyle Perry
Email: email
Postal Mail:
1400 North Bishop Avenue
226 McNutt Hall
Rolla, MO 65409
Web Page: mining.mst.edu

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