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Assistant or Associate Professor of Engineering
Westmont College

Date Posted Dec. 7, 2022
Title Assistant or Associate Professor of Engineering
University Westmont College More About This Institution...
Santa Barbara, CA, United States
Department Physics and Engineering More About This Department...
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2023
  • Core Faculty
    Assistant Professor
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Electrical and/or Electronics

The Department of Physics and Engineering at Westmont College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant or associate professor for its new engineering major.  Candidates must hold a PhD in engineering.  The Westmont program grants a general engineering degree with a mechanical emphasis.  The successful candidate will be asked to teach courses in areas such as dynamics, controls, instrumentation and circuits.  Candidates should also have a desire for interdisciplinary collaboration and a track record of excellent and innovative teaching. 

This is a tenure-track position.  The anticipated teaching load is 3 courses per semester with one possibly in May Term instead.  Candidates with an active research program are desired. A regular professional presence in engineering consulting could also serve as scholarly activity.  Benefits include a generous faculty housing program.

Westmont College is a national liberal arts college in the evangelical Protestant tradition, seeking faculty with a vital and informed commitment to the Christian faith. We continually aim to diversify the faculty and strongly encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups within engineering for this position.

Use this link to access the application.  Questions may be addressed to Dr. Dan Jensen, director of the Engineering Program, at Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled.

  • Westmont is an EEO employer, seeking to be diverse in people and programs consistent with its mission. The college seeks to enrich its educational experience and its culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. Women, candidates from historically underrepresented groups, and international scholars are especially encouraged to apply.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Dan Jensen
    Department of Physics & Engineering
    Westmont College
    955 La Paz Road
    Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • 805-565-6174


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