Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Wed Nov 2 2016 Job Description:
The Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering (SSIE) in the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University (The State University of New York at Binghamton) invites applications for a faculty member, at the tenure-track Assistant Professor level, in Advanced Manufacturing Systems starting in September 2017. The position involves teaching at all levels from undergraduate courses to advanced graduate courses, and establishing theoretical and applied research in the area of Advanced Manufacturing Systems. The position requires experience in any areas that are relevant to advanced manufacturing systems, including (but not limited to) additive manufacturing, bio-manufacturing, advanced robotics or cobotics (collaborative robots), intelligent/flexible production systems, green manufacturing, smart manufacturing, and the use of Internet of Things (IoT) to transform the future of manufacturing, to name a few examples.
The SSIE Department secures over 2.5 million dollars in research funding per year. Our faculty members work collaboratively with over 25 sponsors from industry and federal agencies. With an excellent and growing academic reputation, the SSIE Department is internationally renowned in the electronics manufacturing/electronics packaging arena. Another area of substantial growth is health systems, and our faculty works with several major healthcare organizations across the nation and abroad. The department is continuing significant expansion, with a total of five faculty positions planned for Spring 2017 and/or Fall 2017 (including this position).
The department currently has nineteen faculty members and offers a BS degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) and MS and PhD Degrees in both Systems Science (SS) and Industrial and Systems Engineering (or ISE). SSIE also offers a cutting edge executive health systems program in Manhattan. With about 235 undergraduate, 230 masters, and 120 doctoral students, the department is growing in numbers and in reputation. The successful candidate for this position will be expected to help increase the number of women, underrepresented minorities and persons with disabilities, as well as help increase external funding to support diverse populations. Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the department web site (http://www.ssie.binghamton.edu) for more details.
Located in Binghamton, NY, we are ideally situated in the high-tech heart of the state. Industry partnerships, class projects and internship opportunities provide a wealth of hands-on experience for graduate and undergraduate students alike.
The candidate must have a background in Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) and/or closely allied branches. The position requires hands-on experience in areas such as advanced robotics or cobotics (collaborative robots), intelligent/flexible production systems, green manufacturing, smart manufacturing, and the use of Internet of Things (IoT) to transform the future of manufacturing. Teaching experience is preferred.
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