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Professor of Professional Practice

Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, Texas 76129
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Professor of Professional Practice (P3) Faculty Position. The Department of Engineering at Texas Christian University invites applications for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Professional Practice Faculty position in the Department of Engineering. While a Doctorate in Engineering or a closely related field is preferred, candidates with at least 30 hours of graduate level study will be considered. Candidates must have experience working in industry as an engineer. Candidates must have broad interests in engineering and be able to teach undergraduate courses from the freshman through the senior level of associated with either Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. The successful candidate will have relevant experience and a strong interest in effective undergraduate teaching: integrating theory, applications and laboratory practice. A Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related degree from an ABET-accredited program is preferred. In addition to teaching duties, the successful candidate will be expected to become involved with academic advising, course/curriculum development, supervision of student projects, and continued professional growth through a combination of consulting, scholarship, and research. Excellent communication skills are required. 

TCU has a small, undergraduate, ABET accredited, interdisciplinary Engineering program with 300 students and 13 full-time faculty offering a B.S. degree in engineering with electrical and mechanical areas of emphasis. The university is located in one of the premier centers of high technology activity in the US. Applications will be reviewed as received and the process will continue until the position is filled. 


TCU uses an online application protocol administered by Human Resources. All application materials, including a letter expressing their interest and special qualifications for the position, a curriculum vitae, detailed research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy and interests must be submitted electronically at

Three confidential letters of recommendation should be emailed directly from the reviewer or dossier service to:

Texas Christian University, TCU Box 298200, Fort Worth, TX 76129

According to university policy, only applications submitted online will be considered. 

As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. 

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Posted: 2018-10-01 Expires: 2018-10-31

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