Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering (Non-Tenure Track)


Position Title

Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering (non-tenure track)


Davis College of Business & Technology


Full Time

Position Summary

The School of Engineering and Technology in the Davis College of Business & Technology at Jacksonville University invites applications for a full-time Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering to start in the Fall of 2022.

Named an “America’s Best College” in the south for more than 10 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report, Jacksonville University is a premier private institution in northeast Florida. Founded in 1934, JU offers more than 100 majors, minors, and programs with over 2,000 undergraduate students and 1,000 graduate students. Jacksonville University is located in a beautiful riverfront setting in suburban Jacksonville, across the St. Johns River from downtown and just minutes from the Atlantic Ocean. The prestigious Davis College of Business & Technology includes three schools: The School of Engineering and Technology, the School of Business, and the School of Aviation and Military Sciences. Additional information about the College and the University and its programs can be obtained by accessing the university’s web site

Essential Job Duties

This 9-month position includes responsibilities in teaching, professional development, and service. The individual selected for this position will teach a range of courses in mechanical engineering as well as core engineering design courses in our new design-integrated curriculum. The successful candidate will also be expected to collaborate with colleagues in the department, college, campus, as well as professional community and organizations.

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • The qualified candidate should have a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field and a strong track record of mechanical system design experience in industry. 

Minimum Work Experience

  • Prior teaching or training experience is desired. 

Preferred Qualifications

  •  A terminal degree is preferred. 

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

Jacksonville University is an equal opportunity affirmative action institution. The University is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons regardless of economic situation or social status. Jacksonville University does not discriminate in any of its policies, programs, or activities on the basis of race, age, culture, nationality, socioeconomic status, gender, religious belief, sexual orientation, physical disability and ideology. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, all genders and sexual orientations, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

To Apply

The review of applications will continue until filled. Interested candidates should submit: a curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts, recent teaching evaluations (if applicable), names and contact information for at least three (3) professional references, and a completed Jacksonville University Faculty Application. All materials should be submitted electronically to