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

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, Associate or Full Professor
Social Sciences

Assistant Professor - Digital Media
Humanities

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Mathematical Sciences

Assistant or Associate Professor
Social Sciences

Assistant Professor
Social Sciences

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 - STEM Education
Cognitive & Learning Sciences

Assistant/Associate Professor - Big Data or Visualization
Computer Science

Assistant/Associate Professor
Computer Science

Assistant Professor - Experimental Physical Chemistry
Chemistry

Assistant Professor - Philosophy
Humanities

Department Chair - Internal Only Posting
Social Sciences

Assistant Professor - Rhetoric & Professional Communication
Humanities

Assistant or Associate Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences

Assistant or Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor - Computational Fluid Dynamics
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Senior Lecturer
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor
Cognitive & Learning Science and Kinesiology & Integrative Physiology

Assistant Professor
Chemical Engineering

Staff Postings - Non Union

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Classroom & Computer Lab Operations Supervisor 
Information Technology

Director of User Services
Information Technology

Editorial Director
University Marketing & Communications

Web Writer
University Marketing & Communications

News Writer
University Marketing & Communications

Assistant Registrar
Registrar's Office

Degree Audit Coordinator
Registrar's Office

Help Desk Consultant (2 positions)
Information Technology

Health and Safety Manager
Business Operations

Biotechnology and Genomics Laboratory Manager
Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Instruction & Learning Librarian
J. Robert Van Pelt Library

Manager of Laboratory Facilities
Chemical Engineering

Content Specialist
University Marketing & Communications

Senior Windows Systems Administrator
Information Technology

Educational Technologist

William G. Jackson Center for Teaching and Learning

Business Systems Analyst
Student Affairs Info Systems

Technical Writer
The Center for Technology & Training 

Departmental Coordinator
J. Robert Van Pelt Library

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
President's Office

Managing Director, Microfabrication Facility
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Production Manager
Rozsa Center

Facilities Manager
Facilities Management  

Advancement Officer
Office of Advancement

Assistant Research Engineer - Software Engineer
Michigan Tech Research Institute (MTRI)

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Cooks Helper
Dining Services, AFSCME Internal & External Posting, 2/2/15 - 2/6/15

Office Assistant 6
Information Technology (IT), UAW Internal & External Posting, 1/30/15 - 2/5/2015

Office Assistant 5
Facilities Management, UAW Internal & External Posting, 1/27/15 - 2/2/2015

Custodian
Facilities Management, AFSCME Internal & External Posting, 1/26/15 - 1/30/15

Office Assistant 5
Vice President for Research, UAW Internal & External Posting, 1/21/15 - 1/27/15

Equipment Operator I
Facilities Management, AFSCME Internal & External Posting, 1/16/15 - 1/22/15

Office Assistant 4
Graduate School, UAW Internal & External Posting, 1/08/15 - 1/14/15

Office Assistant 4
Physics, UAW Internal & External Posting, 1/06/15 - 1/12/15

Food Service Helper (12 month/ Part-time, No Base/ Shifts Vary)
Dining Services, AFSCME Internal & External Posting, 11/14/14 - 11/20/14

Administrative Aide 7 
Humanities, UAW Internal & External Posting, 11/11/14 - 11/17/14

Library Assistant 5
Van Pelt & Opie Library, UAW Internal & External Posting, 11/4/14 - 11/10/14