PROFESSOR IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING - MULTIPHYSIC FLUID MECHANICS
Successful candidates will be expected to carry out the duties of this position with a dynamic and creative approach. In particular, they will be expected to:
• initiate and carry out research projects supported by funding agencies;
• initiate and carry out research collaborations with industry on original topics;
• supervise graduate students;
• teach undergraduate and graduate courses;
• contribute to various administrative functions in Polytechnique Montréal;
• participate in service functions towards the academic and professional communities and society.
New professors are provided with technical support and modern IT environments, as well as with startup grants to help launch their research activities.
AREA OF EXPERTISE
Successful candidates will have demonstrated their potential to initiate and lead an independent research program in multiphysic fluid mechanics, including multiphase flow, turbulence, fluid-structure interaction, analytical and numerical modeling, experimentation and simulation.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related field. They should hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering. Industrial experience will be considered an asset.
Applicants must hold a solid research track record showing their potential to develop and lead an independent research program, allowing them to obtain research financing in order to support graduate students. They must demonstrate excellent aptitudes for teaching, preferably attested by teaching evaluations.
Applicants must be registered with the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec as an engineer before obtaining tenure. The language of teaching is French; thus, successful candidates will have to demonstrate sufficient knowledge of spoken and written French shortly after the start of employment.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
This faculty position is tenure-track. Salary and benefits will be set in accordance with the collective agreement, see the following link: http://www.apep.polymtl.ca/pdfs/CC_APEP_2015_2019.pdf
Candidates should submit an application package consisting of a curriculum vitae, a statement of research objectives, a statement of teaching objectives, teaching evaluations, the names and contact information of three referees and their citizen status in Canada.
Applications must be received no later than June 1st, 2018, at 5 p.m., and be submitted to:
Luc Baron, Eng., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department Mechanical Engineering
To apply, please use the following link: https://polymec.formstack.com/forms/18pr3
This job posting may be extended past June 1st, 2018. The evaluation of applications will begin as soon as possible and continue until the position is filled. Only selected candidates will be contacted.
We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, in accordance with immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.