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Contract Faculty
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Date Posted Oct. 14, 2021
Title Contract Faculty
University NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Brooklyn, NY, United States
Department Department of Technology, Management and Innovation
Application Deadline Open Until Filled
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2022
  • Contract Faculty
  • Industrial & Systems Engineering
    Human Factors Engineering/Ergonomics
    Engineering - Other
The Department of Technology Management and Innovation at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a full time, non-tenured, renewable faculty position in multiple disciplines, at the level of Industry Assistant Professor, with a start date of September 1, 2022. The initial appointment will be for one year, renewable depending on the performance.

An Industry Professor's primary roles are teaching, mentoring and educational innovation, and the position may also entail some administrative work and outreach. The teaching load will be 3 courses/academic semester (Spring and Fall). Specific teaching assignments are determined based on the needs in our undergraduate and graduate programs.

We invite applicants for in-person and online teaching and mentoring in one or more of the following areas:
  • Management Science / Operations Research / Operations Management
  • Technology Strategy
  • Design Thinking (including Service Design, Human-Centered Product Design, Design Strategy)
  • Industrial and Systems Engineering

You should be an excellent teacher and mentor. You should have a Ph.D. in a closely related discipline and a record of industrial experience and/or teaching in these areas.

Application Instructions

Please submit the following materials electronically:
  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • Names and contact information for three references
  • Teaching statement
  • A statement of your experience with or knowledge of inclusion, diversity, equity, and belonging efforts and your plans for incorporating them into your teaching, research, mentoring, and service.
  • Recent teaching evaluations (if available)

We will begin reviewing applications on November 30, 2021 and will continue until we fill the positions. We encourage you to submit early.

About Us
New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States. NYU Tandon has an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. NYU Tandon faculty are world renowned leaders in science and technology, with a strong commitment to research, innovation, and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world. With NYU's unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We are deeply committed to teaching and learning, and we lead in online education and in K-12 STEM outreach. Our students conduct Vertically Integrated Research projects and participate in an extensive undergraduate summer research program.

Effective technology and innovation management and entrepreneurship increasingly determine success in business today. The Department of Technology Management and Innovation is an acknowledged pioneer and leader in the New York City/tri-state region and beyond in offering courses and programs about these increasingly critical arenas. The department serves a diverse and broad range of professionals, and its faculty and students compose a vital and forward-thinking research and learning community.

NYU Tandon is committed to create a climate where diversity and inclusion are not only appreciated but considered an asset for creativity and innovation, and we seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. We take pride in our high numbers of female students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. Tandon belongs to the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches, and our faculty are supported by a range of services and programs provided by the NYU Office of Work Life.

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