The Swenson College of Science and Engineering at the University
of Minnesota Duluth (https://scse.d.umn.edu) is seeking to
fill multiple tenure-line faculty positions for Fall 2022. We seek
teacher-scholars in the following departments: Biology, Computer
Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical and Industrial
Engineering, and Physics and Astronomy. Please see https://z.umn.edu/scsecareers
for more information. Successful applicants are expected to
establish collaborative, externally funded and nationally
recognized research programs that engage students as well as
contribute to graduate and undergraduate teaching, advising, and
mentoring that support diversity and inclusion and a commitment to
justice. The University of Minnesota Duluth values of justice,
equity, diversity, and inclusion are essential to achieving
excellence, and we are especially interested in recruiting and
retaining a diverse faculty to maintain excellence, and to offer
students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of
knowing and learning. We strongly encourage women, Indigenous,
LGBTQIA+, Black, Latinx, Asian American, Hawaiian/Island Pacific,
mixed race, and disabled scholars to apply. We favor candidates who
can contribute to the College's distinctive educational objectives,
which promote interdisciplinary perspectives, intercultural
understanding, with social responsibility and the ethical
implications of knowledge and action.
We recognize that excellence in teaching and research form the
basis for all successful candidates. To that end, we are
implementing an anonymized search process. See https://z.umn.edu/scsecareers
for a description of the application steps. Applications must
include four documents: an anonymized research and teaching
statement; a statement that demonstrates a commitment to justice,
equity, inclusion, and a diverse student population; a curriculum
vita; and a list of four professional references.
The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) campus is part of the
University of Minnesota public university system and is the second
largest research university within the U of M system. UMD is a
comprehensive university of about 11,000 students located along the
shores of Lake Superior. The Duluth campus is affiliated with the
University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy and School of Medicine,
and is home to the Natural Resources Research Institute, the Large
Lakes Observatory, and the Advanced Materials Center. Duluth is
also the site of a major US EPA Research Laboratory.
UMD is committed to supporting our colleagues. The University of
Minnesota has a robust policy for opportunity hires for partners.
Parental leaves and on-campus child care are available. The Swenson
College has a mentoring program to facilitate professional success.
Swenson College Howard Higholt Professorships are also available to
support outstanding tenure-track faculty who are committed to
creating a more inclusive and equitable institution.