Faculty Openings



The McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science plans to hire a teaching-track faculty member to serve as a freshman adviser in undergraduate engineering. The adviser will support first year students regarding academic and career planning matters.  In addition to these duties, the adviser will be expected to teach a total of three courses.

Qualifications: Preferably a doctorate in engineering, with a minimum of 3-5 years of academic or industry experience. A desire to work with undergraduate students is a must. Research interest in engineering education will be a plus.

Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted electronically at https://openposition.mccormick.northwestern.edu/apply/index/NjA

Applicants will need to upload a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement about their advising and mentoring philosophy, and the names and e-mail addresses of three references. To receive full consideration, all materials should be received by March 15, 2016. Letters of recommendation will be accepted until March 29.

About McCormick School: Founded in 1909, the Robert R. McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science at Northwestern University thrives at the intersection of global problems and the knowledge needed to solve them.  For more information about this position, contact Associate Dean Wesley Burghardt at w-burghardt@northwestern.edu.

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