Employment Opportunities

Welcome and thank you for you interest in employment at Michigan Technological University. We are located in Houghton, MI, near the northern shore of the state’s beautiful Upper Peninsula. Only a short drive to Lake Superior, our location provides great year-round activities, from swimming, boating, and hiking in the summers to skiing, snowmobiling, and ice fishing in the winters. 

Please read our Strategic Plan to learn more about our mission and goals.

Faculty/Academic Postings

Faculty/Academic Postings

Computer Science or Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor of Music/Director of Bands
Visual and Performing Arts

Assistant Professor - Faculty Technical Director
Visual and Performing Arts

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Population Biology of Yellowstone Wolves & Elk
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Assistant or Associate Professor - Natural Resource Management
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Assistant Professor - Digital Media

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Petroleum Geology or Geophysics
Geological & Mining Engineering & Sciences

Professor of Practice or Lecturer
Department of Kinesiology & Integrative Physiology

Assistant/Associate Professor - Big Data or Visualization
Computer Science

Assistant/Associate Professor
Computer Science

Assistant Professor - Experimental Physical Chemistry

Assistant or Associate Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor - Computational Fluid Dynamics
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor
Chemical Engineering

Staff Postings - Non Union

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Assistant Director of Admissions

Assistant Director, Business and Program Development
Great Lakes Research Center/Vice President for Research

Assistant Director
Center for Diversity and Inclusion

Admissions Communications Coordinator/Regional Admissions Manager

Senior Media Systems Engineer or Media Systems Engineer 
Information Technology 

Planning Analyst I
Institutional Analysis

Purchasing Manager
Facilities Management

Director of New Media

Director of Video Production and Graphic Design

Facilities and Events Coordinator
Auxiliary Services

Outreach Coordinator
School of Business & Economics 

Multimedia Specialist
University Marketing & Communications

IT Security Analyst 
Information Technology 

Program Coordinator
Center for Diversity and Inclusion

Information Technology

Scene Shop Supervisor 
Visual & Performing Arts 

Assistant Intramural Director 
Department of Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology 

Residence Life Coordinator
Housing and Residential Life

Facilities Engineer
Facilities Management

Web Writer
University Marketing & Communications

Biotechnology and Genomics Laboratory Manager
Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
President's Office

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Equipment Operator I, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 5/22/2015 - 5/29/2015

Administrative Aide 7
Housing and Residential Life, UAW Internal & External Posting 5/21/2015 - 5/27/2015

Office Assistant 4 
Van Pelt & Opie Library, UAW Internal & External Posting 5/21/2015 - 5/27/2015

Building Mechanic II
Facilities, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 5/20/2015 - 5/27/2015

Athletics & Recreation Facility Operations, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 5/13/2015 - 5/19/2015

Food Service Helper (12 months/ Part-time, No base)
Dining Services