Purdue Engineering is one of the largest and top-ranked engineering colleges in the nation (7th for graduate programs, 3rd for online graduate engineering programs, and 9th for undergraduate programs per USWNR, 2020/2021) and renowned for top-notch faculty, students, unique research facilities, and a culture of collegiality and excellence. The College goal of Pinnacle of Excellence at Scale is guiding strategic growth in new directions, by investing in people, exciting initiatives, and facilities.
Purdue Engineering has 23 faculty positions available for the 2020-21 academic year. Purdue is an ADVANCE institution committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including discovery, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in a separate Diversity and Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion. Purdue and the College of Engineering have a Concierge Program that provides dual career assistance and relocation services.
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- Search & Screen Processes
- Essential Forms
- Request to Interview
- Letter from the Provost
- ADVANCE Workshops
- Past Workshop Attendees
- Essential Elements to a Successful Search
- Reviewing Applicants: Research on Bias and Assumptions
- Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance: Faculty Search and Screen Overview
- Diversity Focused Sample Job Ad Language
- Searching for Excellence and Diversity: A Guide for Search Committee Chairs, UW-Madison Edition