Job Description
Req Id:  28227
Job Title:  Instructional Lab Coordinator
City:  West Lafayette
Job Description: 

Job Summary

The Instructional Lab Coordinator will be part of The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering's (ECE) world-leading, laboratory-based instructional team as we scale to meet increasing enrollment and adapt content to serve online and on-campus learners. As part of the ECE lab manager team, this position will develop and administer project- and laboratory-based instruction. The role includes supporting and aiding faculty who are developing and delivering laboratory-based teaching. The Instructional Lab Coordinator will maintain personal excellence in educational techniques, technologies, and industrial practice.

Who We Are

Established in 1888, The Elmore Family School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) is the largest School at Purdue. Our mission is to serve and lead the state of Indiana, the nation, and the world-wide profession of electrical and computer engineering, by educating the next generation of engineers, by discovery that advances fundamental knowledge and its applications, and by innovation and engagement that address global challenges of societal impact. For more information about our School, please visit:

What We Are Looking For



  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering technology, computer engineering technology, or related field
  • A minimum of 2-3 years of relevant experience, including but not limited to:
    • Experience with EDA software, design and simulation tasks
    • Experience with electrical and computer engineering topics, digital system design, and/or HDL programming (Verilog or VHDL)
    • Experience with embedded system design (incorporating digital, analog, and mixed signal components), and/or assembly language programming



  • Master’s degree



  • Ability to work with UNIX and Windows operating systems
  • Strong technical and professional communication skills
  • Ability to design and organize effective laboratory experiments
  • Able to effectively use modern office and web applications
  • Able to create, use and manage web-based content
  • Able to operate a range of basic laboratory instruments

Additional Information

  • All new hires will be expected to follow Protect Purdue
  • International candidates are encouraged to apply. Employment authorization is available for this position. 
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible for Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Defined Contribution Waiting Period
  • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply
  • Benefit Statement: Purdue University offers a substantial Benefit Package including medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as a generous paid time off package for sick and vacation days
Posting Start Date:  9/21/23