Part-Time Lecturer: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Recruitment No.: 1027
Effective Date: Ongoing
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master of Science Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or a closely related field, to teach undergraduate courses; Ph.D. in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering to teach graduate courses
  • Demonstrated potential for effective teaching
  • Commitment to and/or expertise in educating a diverse student population

Desired/Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
  • Demonstrated expertise in the field of course(s) to be taught
  • Evidence of effective teaching experience


Teach courses in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering as follows:

  • Modeling and Analysis of Dynamic Systems
  • Kinematics and Dynamic Systems
  • Computer Programming using MATLAB
  • Numerical Methods using MATLAB
  • Mechanics of Deformable Bodies
  • Analytical Mechanics: Dynamics

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at California State University, Long Beach welcomes and encourages diversity. We seek applicants and nominations from those who have experience teaching, mentoring, and developing research in ways that effectively address individuals from historically underrepresented backgrounds. The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning. CSULB is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Required Documentation

  • Letter of application with applicant’s teaching interests
  • Curriculum Vitae (include phone number and e-mail address)
  • Three current letters of recommendation
  • Copy of transcript from institution awarding highest degree
  • Signed SC-1 form and original transcript will be requested from all finalists

Applications, required documentation, and/or requests for information should be addressed to:

Dr. Jalal Torabzadeh, Interim Chair
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
California State University Long Beach; 1250 Bellflower Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90840-8305


Application Deadline

Position open until filled (or recruitment canceled)

CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, political affiliation, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran's status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.