Adjunct Faculty - Mechanical Engineering

Updated: 1 day ago
Job Type: PartTime

About The American University in Cairo:

Founded in 1919, AUC moved to a new 270-acre state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo in 2008. The University also operates in its historic downtown facilities, offering cultural events, graduate classes, and continuing education. Student housing is available in New Cairo. Among the premier universities in the region, AUC is Middle States accredited; its Engineering programs are accredited by ABET, its Chemistry program is accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry, and the School of Business is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University's pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs.  AUC is an English-medium institution. 

Job Description:

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the American University in Cairo invites applications for adjunct faculty position.

The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate- and graduate-level courses, including Engineering Operations Research, Production and Inventory Control, Engineering and Project Management, Work Analysis and Design, Systems Simulation, Manufacturing System Automation, Facilities Planning, Reliability Engineering and Risk Analysis, Maintenance Management Systems, Quality and Process Control, and Decision Support in Engineering Systems.

Although candidates at the Assistant/Associate Professor levels are preferred, exceptionally well qualified candidates will be considered for appointment at the rank of Full Professor.


Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in Industrial Engineering. S/he should have a demonstrated track record of teaching and research in the areas of Industrial Engineering. A solid record of professional practical experience and established record in attracting funded research and scholarship is highly desirable. A professional Engineer (PE or P.Eng.) status in North America or equivalent is preferred.

Additional Information:

The application review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Instructions:

All applicants must submit the following documents online: (a) a current CV including a full publications list; (b) a letter of interest; (c) a statement of teaching philosophy; (d) a completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF); (e) a copy of recently published articles or manuscripts in progress; (f) at least three reference letters from referees familiar with your professional background.



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