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Faculty Hiring

Continuing a multi-year expansion in size and scope, Northeastern University’s College of Engineering seeks faculty candidates for tenured or tenure-track appointments at the assistant, associate or full professor level, both within the College and in conjunction with interdisciplinary positions across the campus.

Open Tenure-Track/Research Faculty Searches within Engineering


Chemical Engineering

  • Professor and Chair, tenure or tenure-track position will be expected to build upon the department’s recognized strengths, recruit outstanding faculty, promote scholarly initiatives, facilitate internal and external research collaborations, and oversee curriculum changes.

Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, tenure or tenure-track position with research interests and accomplishments in Power Electronics and Energy Systems, Internet of Things and Networking, Emerging Multiferroic and Quantum Devices, all areas of Robotics, Cybersecurity, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Computing.

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

  • Professor and Chair, tenure or tenure-track position entails educational interaction with students in roles including, but not limited to, traditional instruction (lecture courses, lab courses), project team advising, and student organization advising.
  • Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, tenure or tenure-track position in the areas of control systems, mechanics and manufacturing, and fluid dynamics.

Teaching Faculty Positions

Co-op Faculty Positions

  • Assistant Cooperative Education Coordinator – Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, non-tenure-track position primarily working with departmental engineering co-op students and employers. Undergraduate, Masters and PhD student disciplines within our departmental team include: Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering/Operations Research/Data Analytics, Energy Systems, and Engineering Management.

Faculty & Staff Positions

Please click on the links below to review all open faculty and staff positions within the College of Engineering.