Faculty Openings

Multiple chair, faculty, and lecturer positions at Michigan Technological University!

Engineering and Computing

Located in the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan, we are in the process of significantly adding to our tenure-track and instructional faculty in both the College of Engineering and the College of Computing.

The College of Engineering and College of Computing at Michigan Tech are executing on our University's strategic plan to grow by 40% over the next 15 years with a focus on digital transformation and the Fourth Industrial Revolution. We are building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and scholarship in a multicultural and inclusive environment, and we seek faculty members and academic leadership who share these values.

Partner Engagement

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment. We actively support dual career partners to retain a quality workforce.

We currently have open searches for 10 to 20 tenure-track faculty and 3 to 5 instructional faculty.

Check back as postings are added.

Department of Chemical Engineering

Endowed Chairs (Faculty Positions)

Michigan Technological University invites applications for one or more endowed chair faculty positions in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the associate or full professor level. Applicants for the position are required to have A Ph.D. in chemical engineering or closely related discipline.


Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering

Professor of Practice, Construction Management

Michigan Technological University, a nationally recognized leader in engineering, computing, and science education and research, invites applications for a non-tenure-track faculty position as Professor of Practice position in Construction Management. The position will be in the Construction Management Program, under both the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering and the College of Business.


Department of Computer Science

There are no postings at this time.

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

There are no postings at this time.

Department of Engineering Fundamentals

Lecturers and Assistant Professors

The Department of Engineering Fundamentals at Michigan Technological University is searching for qualified candidates to inspire the next generation of engineering students by implementing dynamic problem and project based education in our integrated first-year engineering program. We invite applications for one or more faculty positions in Engineering Fundamentals, home of the Michigan Tech First-Year Engineering Program and the Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSE) degree program.


Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology

Assistant Professors, Assistant Teaching Professors or Professors of Practice

Michigan Technological University and the Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology invite applicants for an assistant teaching professor, assistant professor, or Professor of Practice. The successful applicants will demonstrate appropriate technical expertise and industrial experience to teach any courses offered in the MMET Department. This includes undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Technology courses, graduate MET courses for MS in Mechatronics, and graduate courses in Manufacturing Engineering.


Department of Materials Science and Engineering

There are no postings at this time.

Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

There are no postings at this time.

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer that provides equal opportunity for all, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.