INSTRUCTOR (MARINE ENGINEERING SYSTEMS DESIGN)
School of Maritime Studies
(1-Year Contractual Position, August 31, 2020)
The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University is North America’s most comprehensive marine institute dedicated to education, training, applied research, industrial response and technology transfer in support of oceans industries. The School of Maritime Studies, within the Marine Institute, is involved in a wide variety of education, research, and training for the marine industry. This includes three and four year technology diplomas covering all aspects of the marine transportation industry, including Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering Systems Design, Marine Engineering and Nautical Science programs. Graduates of the Diploma of Technology programs are eligible to continue their studies in the degree programs offered at Memorial University, through the Marine Institute – Bachelor of Maritime Studies (BMS) and a course based Master of Maritime Management (MMM). The School has also recently secured a position for an Industrial Research Chair in the area of Marine Passenger Transportation Technology. We are now seeking qualified faculty to assist with the development and delivery of these programs and to support the School of Maritime Studies as it pursues research in maritime technology.
The successful applicants will be responsible for teaching a variety of courses in ship and marine mechanical design to students enrolled in the three year diploma of technology programs in Marine Engineering Systems Design and Naval Architecture. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, ongoing curriculum development for continuous program improvement; collaboration and support for the new Industrial Research Chair in Marine Passenger Transportation Technology
The applicant should have extensive marine industry experience (5-7 years), with a proven track record in design. The applicant should possess an Undergraduate Degree in either Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering, Ocean Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering; graduates of Diploma of Technology programs in Marine Engineering Systems Design and Naval Architecture may also be considered; equivalent combination of experience and training may be considered. Experience in all aspects of marine design: ship mechanical systems, ship structure, resistance and propulsion, hull form development, stability, electrical systems, offshore structures, project management, and shipyard practice is desired. Experience in both 2D and 3D design software is required. The successful applicant should be familiar with emerging technologies and the current challenges facing the marine industry; emission reductions, alternate fuel technologies, condition monitoring, pollution control, etc. Prior teaching experience would be an asset. The ideal candidate will have a combination of practical and theoretical knowledge in the design of ships and other floating structures.
SALARY: Commensurate with Marine Institute’s Instructors’ Collective Agreement (NAPE Local 7405)
CLOSING DATE: September 9, 2019
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Memorial University is strongly committed to employment equity and especially welcomes applications from all qualified candidates, including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, members of sexual minorities and persons with disabilities.
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