The School of Industrial Engineering at Purdue University
invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor. This
position is full-time, academic year (9 month), beginning in August
The position of the visiting faculty includes the following
- Teaching within the School of Industrial Engineering at the
undergraduate and graduate (Master’s) levels, with a focus on
applied operations research and production systems coursework.
- The individual will be assigned as the instructor-of-record for
the courses taught and have autonomy to develop and deliver course
content as appropriate (including: development of appropriate
syllabi, assessment methods, grading and grade reporting, office
- Collaboration with other faculty (i.e., course coordinators)
will be expected to ensure consistency across sections and
- Hold all classes in accord with the university academic
calendars, and be flexible in course assignments and teaching times
according to program needs.
- Assist with other duties related to teaching and mentoring
students, as needed.
Candidates for the position must have completed a Ph.D. in
Industrial Engineering or closely related field by the position
start date. Evidence of teaching effectiveness, and experience
teaching in an online format is preferred.
Successful candidate will become part of a vibrant community of
scholars who are committed to Rethinking IE and helping guide
the profession to impact societal grand challenges of the
21st century. The School of Industrial Engineering at Purdue
University is making significant investments in advancing the
frontiers of next generation information engineering and data
analytics, systems science, cognition and decision-making, and
manufacturing of products and services. The School has a storied
history at the forefront of the Industrial Engineering discipline,
which is reflected in our consistently high rankings. The School is
an integral part of the College of Engineering, which is pursuing a
Pinnacle of Excellence at Scale, which includes guiding
strategic growth in new directions, by investing in people,
Purdue Engineering Initiatives (PEI’s), and
To apply, please visit careers.purdue.edu. Required
application documents including a cover letter including a
statement of professional interests and goals, curriculum vitae,
teaching statement and sample syllabi, and the names and contact
information for three professional references. Review of
applications will begin immediately and will continue until
position is filled. A background check will be required for
employment in this position.
Purdue is an ADVANCE institution http://www.purdue.edu/advance-purdue/.
Purdue University’s School of Industrial Engineering is committed
to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including
discovery, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should
address at least one of these areas in a separate Diversity and
Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current
interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate
that values diversity and inclusion. Purdue and the College of
Engineering have a
Concierge Program that provides dual career assistance and
Purdue University is an EOE/AA
employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals
with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.