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Visiting Lecturer, Instrumentation and Control Systems Engineering Technology
Louisiana Tech University

Date Posted Jun. 16, 2020
Title Visiting Lecturer, Instrumentation and Control Systems Engineering Technology
University Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, LA, United States
Department College of Engineering and Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2020
  • Adjunct/Visiting Prof
  • Industrial & Systems Engineering
    Engineering - Other

The vision of the College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University is to be a world leader in integrating engineering and science in education and research. The College opened a new $40M integrated engineering and science education facility in November 2019 and is undertaking an aggressive recruiting campaign to attract culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber. To build a diverse workforce the College encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. Louisiana Tech is a doctoral-granting public institution that enrolls over 12,000 students from 48 states and 68 foreign countries.

Applications are invited for a visiting lecturer in the Instrumentation and Control Systems Engineering Technology Program within the College of Engineering and Science (COES) at Louisiana Tech University. The ideal candidate will have earned a doctorate in Engineering, Engineering Technology or a related field and have experience using PLCs. Candidates who have earned at least 18 graduate semester hours in a related discipline and who have significant industrial experience in instrumentation and/or controls are also encouraged to apply. Specific areas of expertise sought are PLC/DCS programming and integration with various industrial measurement instruments, actuators and networks. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the development of relevant student projects, hands-on laboratory experiences and application-focused curricula.

Interested applicants should compile a single PDF document that includes a 1) cover letter with a description of teaching experience and interests; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) the contact information for at least three references. The PDF file should be submitted electronically to with the subject line "<Last Name, First Initial> – ICET Faculty Search." Review of applications will continue until suitable candidates are identified. The anticipated starting date for the position is September 1, 2020. Louisiana Tech University is an EEO/AA employer.

  • Louisiana Tech University adheres to the equal opportunity provisions of federal and civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability. The Title IX Coordinator is Carrie Flournoy, President’s Office, P.O. Box 3168, Ruston, LA 71272; phone: 318-257-3785; email:

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