Date Posted
13 Apr 2017

PhD Program
Utah State University

PhD position in Engineering Education (in USA)

13 Apr 2017

NOTE: this position listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!

Position Description

Graduate Research Assistantships Available for Engineering Education Research
(Starting in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017)

Engineering Education, a new and emerging discipline, has grown rapidly in recent years, parallel to traditional engineering disciplines such as mechanical and civil engineering.

What benefits will you have?
• Competitive Graduate Research Assistantship
• Tuition Waivers & Health Insurance
• Ph.D. in Engineering Education in as soon as 3 years

Job markets after graduation, among others
• University faculty member
• University administrator
• Government/company/organization education specialist

Are you the right person we are looking for?
I am looking for university students, or university teachers, or engineers who have interest in engineering education research and who

• Must have a BS degree in a mechanical or civil engineering program; AND must have earned an MS degree by September 2016.
• Should meet the minimum English requirements: GRE: 40th percentile (or close) on the verbal, quantitative, and writing tests. You MUST have GRE scores included in your application package (no exception).
• The GPA (or equivalent) should be a 3.0 (out of 4.0) or higher on the last 60 semester or 90 quarter credits.
• Must have excellent skills in advanced mathematics (such as Calculus).
• Teaching experience and publication are preferred, but not required.

How to Apply

Your application package generally includes, among others, GRE and TOEFL scores, a completed application form, official B.S. and M.S. transcripts, three recommendation letters (Recommender names and e-mail addresses are required on the online application), the current curriculum vita that highlights the applicant’s qualification and achievements, and a typed, double-spaced writing sample of two to three pages that describe your academic interests, career goals, work and study experience, and the submission of a current curriculum vita, etc. For the detailed application procedure and deadline, please refer to Contact: If you have interest or questions, please contact me at (also inform me your visa status in USA if you are not a U.S. citizen): Professor Ning Fang at Utah State University:

Position Category: Engineering. Position Type: PhD Program.

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