Engineering Professor

Hesston College seeks an Engineering Professor to teach courses in mechatronics engineering and general engineering. This full-time position will begin in the fall 2023 semester. Candidates should have a master’s degree or higher in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, mechatronics engineering, agricultural engineering or a related discipline (Ph.D. preferred).

The Engineering Professor will teach Fundamentals of Mechatronics, Mechatronics System Design, Mobile Robotics, Senior Capstone and other engineering courses on an ongoing basis. Other responsibilities include contributing to the Hesston College Robotics Club and helping set up a fully equipped mechatronics laboratory.

Additional desired qualifications include teaching experience, hands on robotics experience and a commitment to student-centered instruction. Online and hybrid courses may be part of a faculty member’s teaching obligations, including the development of new courses that meet the Hesston College standard of excellence in teaching and the teaching of already existing online courses.

Hesston College, a small faith based liberal arts institution located in Hesston, Kansas, is known for its student-centered approach to education. The college is excited to expand its engineering faculty to help produce talented engineering graduates willing to serve locally, nationally and internationally.

Hesston College faculty are supported in the development of their skills, and both skilled and novice teachers are encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, send letter of interest, application, curriculum vitae and copies of transcripts to joinus@hesston.edu. EOE