Assistant Professor in Petroleum Systems Engineering (Pipeline Engineering)
University of Regina
Situated in beautiful Wascana Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America, the University of Regina is a comprehensive institution, emphasizing excellence in teaching and research, as well as public service. Experiential learning and cross disciplinary teaching are strongly supported.
The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science presently offers five programs in Electronic, Environmental, Industrial, Petroleum and Software Systems Engineering that are accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board. We also offer M.A.Sc. and Ph.D. programs and other interdisciplinary graduate programs. The faculty offers unique Co- operative Education and Internship programs and has approximately 1400 undergraduate students and almost 270 graduate students (of which about 70 graduate students are in Ph.D. programs). The Faculty has a strong commitment to providing an excellent "systems approach" to engineering education for our students. Each program has a unique implementation of the systems theme, founded on the common underlying goal of producing engineering graduates with a strong base of technical knowledge and with the breadth of complementary skills that successful professional engineers should have in the workplace.
The Faculty enjoys close collaborative relationships with industry and government research laboratories. These include the Petroleum Technology Research Centre (PTRC), and the Saskatchewan Research Council, both of which are located in Regina Research Park, adjacent to the campus. More information on the Faculty can be found on our website at: www.uregina.ca/engg/.
Applications are invited for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank. To be the successful candidate in this competition you must possess a completed PhD in petroleum or mechanical engineering or a related area with expertise in the areas of pipeline materials, design and integrity and have the required credentials for registration as a Professional Engineer in Saskatchewan. You will be able to teach various petroleum and general engineering classes with special emphasis on middle- and down-stream areas of the petroleum industry focusing on pipeline materials, pipeline engineering and pipeline integrity.
You will be expected to develop an independent research program supported by external funding from a variety of sources such as NSERC and industry. You will have the ability to supervise graduate students at both at the Masters and PhD level.
The successful candidate will be a strong team player that will contribute to our team environment by assuming their share of the administrative duties and acting in a respectful and collegial manner.
Preference will be given to qualified candidates that have directly related industry experience and previous teaching experience is highly valued.
Screening of candidates will begin on September 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
To apply, please go to http://www.uregina.ca/hr/careers/opportunities.html and submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, statement of research, writing samples or links to publications, and photocopies of transcripts. Please be prepared to provide official transcripts and a list of three references with complete contact information. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
The University of Regina is committed to achieving a representative workforce and qualified diversity group members are encouraged to self-identify on their applications.
The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.
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