Multiple Tenure-Track Positions

  • Michigan Technological University
  • Michigan Technological University, Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI, USA
  • Oct 28, 2019
Full time   Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences Sciences and Technology: other Social & Behavioral Sciences

Job Description

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.

As part of these initiatives, Michigan Tech is also bolstering its strength in interdisciplinary ethics research and educational programs. We solicit applications for a tenure-track position in ethics broadly construed. Candidates should have expertise in applied research areas such as health, climate, energy, environment, computing, social justice, media, communication, engineering, business, or other research areas. For additional information and details on how to apply, please see our Assistant or Associate Professor in Ethics position listing.

Faculty hired through these initiatives may reside in any academic unit.

In addition to the above strategic hires, our new initiatives will also serve to broaden the humanities department’s involvement across campus with opportunities to shape Michigan Tech’s technological, ethical, and political association across the globe. They are actively seeking applicants for a Department Chair and Assistant Professor of Rhetoric & Composition.

Application Details

 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.

For more information about other faculty and academic administrative positions at Michigan Tech, please visit our listing of open positions.

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.


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