Requisition ID:  28992


Job Summary

The School of Industrial Engineering at Purdue University invites applications for a Lecturer position in Industrial Engineering. This position is non-faculty rank, full-time, academic year (9 month, with opportunity for summer teaching appointment), staff teaching position with continuing appointment beginning in January 2024.

The position includes the following duties:

  • Teaching within the School of Industrial Engineering program at the undergraduate and graduate levels, focusing on production systems coursework, with emphasis on quality and reliability engineering preferred.
  • Teaching load is 18 credits per year.
  • The individual will be assigned as the instructor-of-record for the courses taught and have autonomy to develop and deliver course content as appropriate (including: development of appropriate syllabi, assessment methods, grading and grade reporting, office hours, etc.)
  • Collaboration with other faculty (i.e., course coordinators) will be expected to ensure consistency across sections and semesters.
  • Hold all classes in accord with the university academic calendars, and be flexible in course assignments and teaching times according to program needs.
  • Assist with other duties related to teaching and mentoring students, as needed.


Candidates for the position must have completed a M.S. in Industrial Engineering or closely related field (Ph.D. preferred) by the position start date. Evidence of teaching effectiveness is preferred. In addition, successful candidates will have demonstrated skills in innovative pedagogical techniques and project/problem-based learning.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette