The College of Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona, invites applications for tenure track positions in our Aerospace Engineering Department at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels. The Department is interested in candidates in all areas that will enhance our college strengths and growth. The Department seeks candidates with strong interests in engineering education, a commitment to excellence in teaching and learning, an ability to perform applied research, as well as dedication to service and collegiality. Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate courses and laboratory experiments, to collaborate with students on independent research and to supervise student projects.
The College of Engineering is focused on undergraduate teaching excellence and has a strong emphasis on design and project-based learning. The faculty of the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University College of Engineering are housed in a modern academic complex, which is adjacent to wind tunnel and propulsion laboratories and facilities. The College of Engineering faculty also make extensive use of the Aerospace Experimentation and Fabrication (AXFAB) laboratory complex, which features a modern machine shop, a space system laboratory, structures and material laboratories. A 52,000 square foot STEM Building opened in August 2017 featuring state-of-the-art engineering and science laboratories, as well as the Raisbeck Engineering Design Studio, and the Jim & Linda Lee Planetarium, for both student and faculty use. For more information about the college, please visit
An earned doctorate in Aerospace Engineering or similar degree along with related experience is highly desired; however, candidates with a Master's Degree and significant industry experience are strongly encouraged to apply. A complete application package should consist of: (1) a cover letter including the date of availability, (2) a curriculum vita including contact information for at least three professional references, (3) a statement of teaching philosophy including a list of courses the candidate would like to teach or develop, (4) Unofficial transcripts and (5) a statement describing the candidate’s professional goals. Qualified candidates who wish to be considered should apply online by visiting careers.erau.edu. Queries may be submitted via email to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Brad Wall, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ERAU places a special emphasis on excellence in teaching and learning, as well as dedication to service and collegiality. The Prescott Campus of ERAU is a small, residential university in the mountains of northern Arizona where faculty/student interaction is a central theme of the campus environment. Prescott is one of the most livable cities in the Southwest. Located at 5000 ft elevation, it has mild climate, clean air, and nearby pristine wilderness areas and national forests.