The School of Engineering Education (ENE) within the College of
Engineering at Purdue University invites applications for a
tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor.
Purdue University seeks to attract exceptional candidates with
interests and expertise in engineering education research focused
on any level from pre-kindergarten through college and into
engineering practice. Successful candidates must hold a Ph.D.
degree or equivalent in engineering, education, or a related
discipline at the time of position start and demonstrate excellent
potential to build an independent research program at the forefront
of their field, as well as potential to educate and mentor
students. The successful candidate will conduct original
research, advise graduate students, teach undergraduate (First-year
Engineering, Multidisciplinary Engineering, or Interdisciplinary
Engineering Studies programs) and graduate level courses, and
perform service at the School, College, and University levels.
Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to
collaboration and interdisciplinarity, as well as diversity and
The School of Engineering Education at Purdue University has
experienced significant growth in the past decade and has a strong
faculty core engaged in many areas of engineering education as well
as in significant interdisciplinary efforts across campus, with
other academic institutions across the nation and internationally,
with non-profits, and with industrial partners. For a
detailed description of research activities, see https://engineering.purdue.edu/ENE.
The School is an integral part of Purdue’s College of
Engineering housing the First-Year Engineering, Multidisciplinary
Engineering, and Interdisciplinary Engineering Studies programs.
Purdue Engineering is one of the largest and top-ranked engineering
colleges in the nation (2nd public college for engineering, 3rd for
online graduate engineering programs, 4th for graduate
programs, 6th in the world for utility patents, and 9th for
undergraduate programs) and renowned for top-notch faculty,
students, unique research facilities, and a culture of collegiality
and excellence. The College goal of
Pinnacle of Excellence at Scale is guiding strategic growth in
new directions, by investing in people, exciting
Please submit applications to this site
including 1) a brief cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) teaching
philosophy and plans for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate
levels, 4) research agenda including funding possibilities, 5) a
diversity and inclusion statement indicating past experiences,
current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a
climate that values diversity and inclusion, and 6) names and
contact information for three references. The search
committee may contact references to request letters. For
information or questions regarding the position, contact the search
committee chair, Morgan Hynes, at email@example.com. For
information or questions regarding applications contact the office
of Academic Affairs, College of Engineering, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2021, and will
continue until the position is filled. A background check is
required for employment in this position.
Purdue is an ADVANCE institution http://www.purdue.edu/advance-purdue/.
Purdue and the College of Engineering have a Concierge
Program that provides dual career assistance and relocation
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All
individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with
disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.