Faculty Opportunities

Purdue Engineering is continually recruiting exceptional faculty talent at any rank, and in any area of Engineering. Whether you are highly recognized senior faculty, a mid-career superstar, or an early career candidate with exceptional potential for impact, we want to know about you and your work, even if the positions below are not of interest. Send us your CV at coeacademicaffairs@purdue.edu.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

New positions posted regularly. Check here often.


Aeronautics and Astronautics

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Engineering Practice in Aeronautics and Astronautics

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics in Emerging Areas

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics - Spacecraft Engineering

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics - Hypersonics

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Engineering Practice in Materials Engr/Engr Education


Biomedical Engineering

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Biomedical Engineering


Chemical Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering


Civil Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Civil Engineering


Electrical and Computer Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering - Power and Energy Systems

Associate or Full Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering - Software Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering - Software Engineering

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Engineering Practice - Software Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering - IoT/Embedded Systems


Engineering Education

Assistant Professor of Engineering Education


Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Environmental and Ecological Engineering


Industrial Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering

Associate or Full Professor of Industrial Engineering/RCHE - Complex Health Systems Modeling


Materials Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Materials Engineering


Mechanical Engineering

Assistant or Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering - Fluid Mechanics/Dynamics and Vibrations

Assistant or Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering - Biomechanics

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Engineering Practice in Mechanical Engineering

Purdue University is an equal opportunity /equal access /affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.