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Professor of Practice, UI and UX Design Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Department of Cognitive and Learning Sciences and the Department of Humanities at Michigan Technological University invites applications for a Professor of Practice, (non-tenure-track, faculty position) in user interface (UI) and user experience (UX) design.
Department Chair, Humanities Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Department of Humanities at Michigan Technological University is seeking a chair to lead our multidisciplinary department in implementing a shared vision for research and teaching excellence. The role of the humanities is integral to our university's strategic plan, and the chair will be responsible for supporting the department’s interdisciplinary research initiatives as well as its ongoing efforts to grow our graduate and undergraduate programs.
Custodian Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
Responsible for the performance of routine and special custodial duties in facilities and grounds as assigned. Work is performed in accordance with instructions and schedules provided, with results regularly inspected. Provide excellent customer service to a wide variety of internal and external customers.
Department Chair, Social Sciences Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Department of Social Sciences at Michigan Technological University invites applications for the position of department chair. We seek an established scholar and motivated leader committed to innovative research and scholarship, applied teaching methods, and professional excellence to promote our dynamic interdisciplinary department.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Visual and Performing Arts Department at Michigan Technological University seeks a dynamic director-educator to fill the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre beginning in August 2020. This is a two year contract. The position entails directing two theatre or media productions in an academic year and teaching performance courses in both live stage and recorded media in the B.A. Theatre and Electronic Media Performance degree program. The successful candidate will be prepared to contribute to a technology-rich program and curriculum.
Administrative Aide 7 Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
Front line position for the Student Financial Services Center. Responsible for daily receipt and deposit of amounts received for the University. Perform customer service duties as it relates to student financial aid, cashiering, and billing. Update and maintain student information in the Perceptive Content system. Exercise judgment relative to established department policies and procedures.
Assistant, Associate, or Senior Research Scientist or Research Engineer Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC) at Michigan Technological University (Michigan Tech) aims to advance freshwater and coastal ocean research as a foundation for health, economic prosperity and global sustainability through interdisciplinary research cutting across Michigan Tech’s academic programs. The GLRC institute includes collaborative faculty from eleven disciplines within the Colleges of Engineering, Sciences and Arts, Business, and Forest Resources and Environmental Sciences. The GLRC seeks to hire outstanding scientific or engineering research scientists to collaboratively develop their research portfolios in all areas of freshwater and coastal ocean research.
Residence Education Coordinator Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
As a member of the Residence Education and Housing Services team, the Residence Education Coordinator will assume a vital role in the residence life program for the growth of the individual through community living. The Residence Education Coordinator is responsible for providing and supporting student development and leadership, building community, and promoting learning in the residence halls. This is a 12-month live-in position.
Director of Diversity & Inclusion Operations Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
In consultation with the Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion (VPDI), develops, oversees, and administers a broad range of functions, programs, and support services to advance the reach and mission of VPDI to leverage diversity, equity, inclusion, and a sense of belonging (DEIS) across the University and among its key stakeholders.
Assistant Professor of Theatre Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Visual and Performing Arts Department at Michigan Technological University seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Theatre beginning in August 2021. The position is focused on theatrical lighting--the successful candidate will teach lighting design and technology courses in the B.S. Theatre and Entertainment Technology degree program. Duties include lighting design and oversight of student electrics crews for 4-5 theatrical productions each year, as well as technical and design projects intersecting with other disciplines.
Custodian Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
Responsible for the performance of routine and special custodial duties in facilities and grounds as assigned. Work is performed in accordance with instructions and schedules provided, with results regularly inspected. Provide excellent customer service to a wide variety of internal and external customers.
Coordinator Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Coordinator of the Center for Educational Outreach is responsible for the development and implementation of high-impact virtual and in-person educational outreach activities, including Michigan Tech's renowned summer youth programs. Working closely with diverse internal and external partners, the Coordinator creates engaging collaborative, inclusive, and effective programs that further the mission and outreach goals of the University.
Assistant to the CFO & Sr. VP for Administration Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President for Administration (CFO/SVPA) requires an Assistant with impeccable attention to detail, who works independently with a strong focus on business analytics. The ideal candidate for this position will be a role model for service excellence as they interact with a diverse population of both internal and external customers in a professional, and business-like manner.
Office Assistant 5 Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
Positively represent and provide professional clerical and administrative support functions for the Departments of Cognitive and Learning Sciences and Kinesiology and Integrated Physiology. Provide front line customer service to faculty, staff, students, and visitors. Duties and physical location will be split between the two department offices. Work hours during the academic year are 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Office Assistant 6 Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
This position performs administrative support functions for the Graduate School. This role requires attention to detail, efficient organizational skills, and discretion in handling confidential information. The ideal candidate for this position will be a role model for excellent service as they interact with a diverse population of students, faculty, staff, applicants, and visitors.
Department Chair, Materials Science & Engineering Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The College of Engineering at Michigan Technological University invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for the position of Chair of the Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) Department to begin July 1, 2021. The Chair will lead the MSE faculty in their mission of excellence in education, research, and service. We seek an individual with the vision and experience to elevate the department's prominence in research within the fields of materials science and engineering, further our strong tradition of education excellence, and grow our M.S. and Ph.D. programs. The Chair is the chief administrative officer of the department and is responsible for the department's administration, hiring, promotion and budget as well as being the leader in continuously improving the culture of inclusion and excellence in teaching and research. The Chair serves as the primary liaison between the department and the College as well as with the rest of the University and external constituents, and is expected to foster collaborations both internal and external to the university that advance the department's mission.
Assistant Research Engineer Keweenaw Research Center (Near Houghton County Airport)
Support the execution of tasks related to engineering projects. Project tasks include, but aren’t limited to, development, fabrication, assembly, troubleshooting, repair, and evaluation of ground vehicle electronics and related subsystems.
Department Chair, Engineering Fundamentals Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The College of Engineering at Michigan Technological University invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for the position of Chair of the Engineering Fundamentals (EF) Department to begin July 1, 2021. The Chair will lead the EF faculty in their mission of excellence in teaching, STEM educational research, and service. We seek an individual with the vision and experience to elevate the department's prominence in the First-Year Engineering program, further our strong tradition of education excellence, and grow our Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSE) program. The Chair is the chief academic officer of the department and will lead a multidisciplinary team of eight faculty and one staff member and will report directly to the Dean of the College of Engineering.
Administrative Aide 7 Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
Provide administrative support to the Department of Humanities. Provide excellent services to a wide variety of customers including staff, faculty, students and the general public. This role requires attention to detail, efficient organizational skills, a high level of technical abilities and discretion in handling confidential information.
Assistant or Associate Professor, Sleep Physiology Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
Michigan Technological University, a nationally recognized leader in science and engineering education and research, invites applicants for an assistant or associate tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology. We seek a candidate with expertise in sleep physiology to utilize our state-of-the-art sleep laboratory.

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