Open Rank/Tenure Track Faculty in Mechanical Eng.

Terre Haute, IN

The Mechanical Engineering Department at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is searching for inspiring educators who share our passion for teaching undergraduate engineering students. Our mission is “to provide students with the world’s best undergraduate science, engineering, and mathematics education in an environment of individual attention and support.” If this resonates with you, then we think you’ll love what we have to offer.

Rose-Hulman’s Mechanical Engineering Department has established itself as one of the top ME programs in the nation. It’s not just us saying that. See what the media and our peer institutions have said by visiting Our scenic campus in Terre Haute, IN is home to an increasingly diverse student body of 2,100 students who are as passionate to learn and create as we are to guide them. Our facilities include modern classrooms, state-of-the-art instructional laboratories, and design-focused innovation centers. Walking the halls, you can’t miss the effect that our open-door culture has on the relationship between our faculty, staff, and students. At Rose-Hulman, education goes beyond the classroom.

We welcome applicants at any rank and from all areas of expertise to begin fall 2020 or later. Applicants must have a B.S. degree and a doctorate in mechanical engineering or a closely related field. Applicants whose doctorate is nearly complete will also be considered. Essential job functions include classroom teaching and laboratory instruction, student advising, curriculum development and improvement, professional development, and service and committee work.

Successful applications will submit the following items to

  • A teaching statement which demonstrates that you share our passion for teaching in the context of our mission
  • A professional development statement which explains how you intend to continue your intellectual growth
  • A cover letter which summarizes key ideas in your above statements, and also highlights your particular strengths, experiences, or perspectives that might help broaden and enhance our students’ experiences
  • A current curriculum vitae
  • Contact information for at least three (3) professional references capable of commenting on the appropriateness of your candidacy at Rose-Hulman

Additional information on Rose-Hulman and the ME Department is available from

For full consideration, candidates should submit their application materials on or before November 18, 2019. Only online applications/resumes will be accepted at: