Job Openings

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Current Openings

The USD Mechanical Engineering Department is looking for adjunct instructors to teach the following courses for the Fall 2018 semester. 

Qualification:  MS or PhD in Mechanical Engineering with teaching and/or industrial experiences

MENG 260 Applied Thermodynamics

Introduction to basic engineering thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. Applications to engineering systems. Three hours lecture weekly.  Class will meet MWF 12:20 - 1:15 pm.

MENG 300 Applied Thermodynamics

Further developments of concepts from classical thermodynamics. Application of laws of thermodynamics to gas and vapor power cycles, mixtures of gases and vapors, and refrigeration cycles. Moist air analysis and chemically reacting systems.  Three hours lecture weekly.  Class will meet MWF 10:10 -11:05 am and MWF 12:20 - 1:15 pm (two openings).

MENG 400L Heat Transfer Lab

Laboratory for MENG 400. Heat transfer by conduction, convection, radiation, and combinations thereof. Introduction to heat exchanger analysis and design, along with other applications. Three hours laboratory weekly. Lab will meet Tuesdays 9:15 am – 12:05 pm and Mondays 2:30 – 5:20 pm (two openings).