Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
INSTRUCTOR , Mechanical Engineering (MechE) , to assume an integral role on the course 2.009 and 2.00b teaching teams. Responsibilities include mentoring students and working on course development and course materials preparation.
2.009: Product Engineering Processes is a rigorous capstone class for undergraduates in the Mechanical Engineering program. It brings together everything students have learned along the way to develop a market-ready product together with a team of classmates. This popular class gives students a taste of real-world product development.
2.00b: Toy Product Design provides students with an overview of design for entertainment and play, as well as opportunities in creative product design and community service. Students develop ideas for new toys that serve clients in the community, and work in teams with local sponsors and with experienced mentors on a themed toy design project.
REQUIRED : a bachelor's degree; experience with the course 2.009; willingness to work long hours and challenge limits; knowledge of product development, graphic design, and prototyping techniques; experience working with students; experience with photography and videography; knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Final cut pro, After effects, Solidworks, Fusion 360; and familiarity with the use of digital tools such as vinyl cutters, laser cutters, and 3D printers. Job #19516
This is a full-time, one-semester position subject to renewal depending on the teaching needs of the department.
Internal Number: 19516
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