Lecturer (all ranks) in Aerospace Engineering

Arizona State University

United States

Lecturer (all ranks) in Aerospace Engineering


Arizona State University: School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy



Arizona State University - Tempe Campus

Open Date

May 15, 2018



The School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University seeks an outstanding candidate for the position of Lecturer (all ranks) starting August 16, 2018. Appointments will be made at the rank of Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, or Principal Lecturer, commensurate with the candidate’s experience and accomplishments.  Job responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in and aerospace engineering, in particular in the areas of space systems design as well as rocket and space propulsion, orbital mechanics, and other areas of astronautical engineering.  Other responsibilities include holding office hours, supervising undergraduate design and research projects, and participating in course and program assessment. Additional duties may include online course development and delivery, graduate course instruction, and advising student organizations. This position is non-tenure-track. It is anticipated that the contract will be renewed annually subject to satisfactory performance. 



Required qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate in Aerospace Engineering or a closely related field.
  • Previous university teaching experience.

Desired qualifications:

  • One or more years of university-level teaching experience in one or more of the above areas, including course development, administration, instruction, and evaluation.


Application Instructions

Review of applications will begin June 29, 2018; if not filled, reviews will occur on the 1st and 15th of the month thereafter until the search is closed.  To apply, candidates will be asked to submit the following documents through their Interfolio Dossier.

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Teaching statement
  • Contact information for three references

For questions regarding this position, please contact Professor Valana Wells at valana@asu.edu.

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