Michigan Technological University is a public research university, home to more than 7,000 students from 60 countries around the world. Founded in 1885, the University offers more than 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in science, technology, engineering, and math; forestry; business and economics; health professions; humanities; and social sciences. Our beautiful campus in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula overlooks the Keweenaw Waterway and is just a few miles from Lake Superior.
Dean of the College of Computing
Michigan Tech has partnered with a search firm to fill the dean position for our new College of Computing. Interested candidates can find position details and apply through Parker Executive Search.
Strategic Hiring Initiatives
This page will be used to highlight any active cluster or interdisciplinary hiring initiatives conducted through the Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs.
Michigan Technological University has a number of open positions as part of a strategic hiring initiative and is seeking interdisciplinary faculty in the broad fields of ethics and computing.
After recently launching nine new and exciting Tech Forward initiatives the University is seeking interdisciplinary faculty to assist with this vision.
Our College of Computing and College of Engineering invite applications for five (5) assistant or associate professor positions in the broadly defined areas of computing education, computer engineering, computer science and electrical engineering. Priority areas of consideration include, but are not limited to cybersecurity, artificial intelligence/machine learning, cloud computing/internet of things, robotics/automation, robotics/healthcare, big data/data science, human interfaces, embedded systems, and education research related to computing fields. For additional information and details on how to apply, please see our Assistant or Associate Professor positions listing.
Faculty hired through this initiative may reside in any academic unit.
Candidates selected for on-campus interviews for any open position will be offered the opportunity to bring a guest with them for their visit. Michigan Tech actively supports dual-career partners to retain a quality workforce by offering career advice and assistance in finding positions at the University and the local community. For more information see our partner engagement program page.
About Michigan Tech
Michigan Tech is located in Houghton, Michigan and is home to more than 7,000 students from 60 countries around the world. Our seven Colleges and Schools develop, apply, and communicate science, engineering, technology, and mathematics in more than 120 graduate and undergraduate degree programs.
Founded in 1885, Michigan Tech is a leading public research institution. With more than $78 million in total research expenditures and 19 research centers and institutes, the University fosters a world-class and diverse faculty, staff, and student population. Our beautiful campus in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula overlooks the Keweenaw Waterway and is just a few miles from Lake Superior.
Michigan Tech is an ADVANCE Institution, and has twice received National Science Foundation funds in support of efforts to increase diversity, inclusion, and the participation and advancement of women and underrepresented individuals in STEM.
Michigan Technological University is an equal opportunity educational institution/equal opportunity employer, which includes providing equal opportunity for protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
All Academic Positions
In addition to special hiring , Michigan Tech typically has a variety of open academic positions at any given time that can be divided into two broad categories:
Academic Administration: Academic deans and department chairs.
Academic Faculty: including both tenure-track and non-tenure-track (instructor, lecturer and professor of practice) positions.