Current Vacancies  

Assistant/Associate Professor - IMSE (Industrial & Management Systems Engineering)

  • The Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering at Montana State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Industrial & Management Systems Engineering at the Assistant or Associate Professor level (as appropriate) with primary responsibilities in teaching, research and service/outreach. The successful candidate will become an integral part of the program. Duties will include teaching courses focused in industrial and management systems engineering, working on curriculum development, developing a nationally recognized, externally funded research program, and participating in professional/service activities.
  • The new faculty member will be expected to contribute to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching in the Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Department, and conduct nationally-recognized externally-funded scholarly work in an emerging area of industrial or systems engineering research that affords collaboration with other MSU researchers, such as: sustainability, cybersecurity, autonomous and connected vehicles, financial engineering, healthcare, or user-centered design/usability engineering or related field as appropriate. Other responsibilities include advising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, participation in accreditation activities and committee assignments, and service to the university, state, and profession. We hope to attract applicants who can teach in a diverse University community and have demonstrated ability in helping students from diverse backgrounds succeed.

 

Assistant Professor - ME (Mechanical Engineering)

  • The Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering at Montana State University invites applications for a full-time tenure track position with primary responsibilities in teaching, research and service/outreach. The successful candidate will become an integral part of the program. Duties will include teaching courses in mechanical engineering, working on curriculum development, developing a nationally recognized, externally funded research program, and participating in professional/service activities.
  • We seek individuals who work professionally and effectively with diverse individuals, possess effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to contribute positively to the academic success of the students and the mission of Montana State University.
  • The new faculty member will be expected to contribute to excellence in both undergraduate and graduate teaching in the Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Department, develop a nationally-recognized externally-funded scholarly program in an appropriate focus area, produce scholarly works and collaborate with MSU’s research centers and regional partners. Other responsibilities include advising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, participating in accreditation activities and committee assignments, and providing service to the University, State, and profession. 

 

Assistant Professor - MET (Mechanical Engineering Technology)

  • The Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering at Montana State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Mechanical Engineering Technology at the Assistant Professor level with primary responsibilities in teaching, scholarship and service/outreach. The successful candidate will become an integral part of the program. Duties will include teaching courses focused in mechanical engineering technology, course and curriculum development, participating in scholarly activities, and participating in professional/service activities. 
  • The new faculty member will be expected to contribute to excellence in undergraduate and potentially graduate teaching in the Mechanical Engineering Technology programs, perform scholarly and outreach activities, and provide service to the university, state, and profession. Other responsibilities include advising and mentoring undergraduate students, participation in curriculum development, participation in accreditation activities and committee assignments. We hope to attract applicants who can teach in a diverse University community and have demonstrated ability in helping students from diverse backgrounds succeed. 

 

Extended Vacancies 

Non-Tenure Track Faculty - Applicant Pool

  • Mechanical & Industrial Engineering faculty members are expected to contribute to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching in areas of mechanical engineering, mechanical engineering technology or industrial engineering related to the applicant’s strengths. Other responsibilities include advising and mentoring undergraduate students, participation in accreditation activities and committee assignments, and service to the university, state, and profession.