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Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering Instructor Position in Engineering Management
Florida Institute of Technology

Date Posted Nov. 20, 2023
Title Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering Instructor Position in Engineering Management
University Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL, United States
Department Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 5, 2024
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Engineering - Other
    Construction Engineering/Management

The Engineering Management program at the Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech) invites applications for a full-time position at the Instructor level, planned to commence in August 2024. This is a non-tenure track position with heavy emphasis to be placed on teaching courses within the Engineering Management program.  The program itself is graduate-only, offering degrees at the Master’s level.


To be considered for the position, applicants are expected to have the following qualifications:

  • Hold an undergraduate degree in engineering
  • Hold a Ph. D. or other terminal degree in engineering, computer science, or business
  • Have a minimum of 10 years of experience as a practicing engineering manager in governmental and/or commercial industry
  • Have an excellent potential for teaching
  • Be dedicated to education, service, and professional activities.


Duties of a successful candidate will include teaching multiple graduate courses, mentoring graduate students, conducting scholarly activities primarily aimed at improving the program and the educational process in general (such as conducting studies of new classroom tools and techniques), and service.  The selected candidate will have the opportunity to conduct entire cycles of the Engineering Management program, preparing students to (re)enter the workforce as highly skilled entry-level engineering managers.


Florida Tech is currently ranked 6th in Student Experience (The WSJ/College Pulse Student Experience rankings), and 17th in an Employability Survey (2023 Times Higher Ed Employability Survey). More news about the Department can be found at


Applicants should send a resume, a cover letter, a statement of their interests and visions for teaching and service, and a list of three professional references via email to R4643-Department-of-Mechanical-Civil-Engineering-Instructor-Engineerng-Management.  


Review of applicants will begin on December 15, 2024 and will continue until the position is filled.  Questions about the position should be addressed to the search committee at


  • Equal Opportunity

    Florida Tech does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, pregnancy, parenting status, veteran status or retirement status in its activities and programs. In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Florida Tech does not discriminate on the basis of sex. Inquiries concerning the application of the non-discrimination policy may be directed to the Office of Title IX at John E. Miller Office Building (401QAD), 150 West University Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32901,, or 321-674-8885, or to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights.


    Americans with Disabilities Act

    Please notify us at least five days in advance if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed by calling the Office of Human Resources at 321-674-8100.


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    Official Transcripts

    Official transcripts of all collegiate work must be sent directly from the attended institution to the Office of Human Resources prior to the first day of employment. All international degrees must have a course-by-course official evaluation and translation sent to the Human Resources Office directly from an evaluation company affiliated with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES).


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Contact Information

  • ENM Search Committee
    Engineering Management
    Florida Institute of Technology
    150 W. University Blvd
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • 321-674-8048
  • 321-674-7565


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