UNC Charlotte is a public university with over 29,000 students in 77 bachelors, 61 masters, and 21 doctoral programs. The campus is located in the suburbs of one of the fastest growing U.S. cities and adjacent to a large research park. UNC Charlotte maintains a particular commitment to addressing the cultural, economic, educational, environmental, health, and social needs of the greater Charlotte region. The William States Lee College of Engineering, located on the Charlotte Research Institute Campus, has paired with the Energy Production Infrastructure Center (EPIC), to create programs, courses and energy concentrations within multiple departments that enhance technical skills and engineering.The College of Engineering has over 3,000 students.

EPIC is a university-industry partnership that meets the education and research needs for a safe, reliable, and sustainable energy future. EPIC enhances the available technical workforce, advances technology, and facilitates strategic industry-university collaboration for the global energy industry while supporting the Carolinas' economic and energy security development. EPIC is well funded in terms of facilities, faculty, chaired positions, operations, energy focused laboratories, student scholarships, educational and research programs in the order of $100M. EPIC's main sponsors are the North Carolina State Government, Duke Energy, Siemens, AREVA, Westinghouse, URS, and others.

Current Positions At EPIC


Assistant / Associate / Professor, Design & Manufacturing of Complex Systems 

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent and be an effective teacher at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The preferred applicants will have evidence of energy research as it applies to large manufacturing solutions. For more information click here.

Executive Assistant

Serve as the principle administrative support to the Director and the Associate Director of EPIC. Serve as back up and/or support to the other core EPIC staff members as needed or directed. Serve as the main scheduling point of contact for both internal and external stakeholders. This position will need to exercise judgment and decision making in the absence of the Director and Associate Director. Serve as an integral, cross -trained EPICstaff team member. For more information click here.


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