Human Resources

While Michigan Tech continues to monitor and respond to the COVID-19 outbreak, the University will not be posting non-instructional and general fund positions until further notice. If you have applied for a position that is no longer posted, you will receive an email with more information. We appreciate your understanding and strongly urge you to continue to visit the COVID-19 webpage for updates at

Current Opportunities

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Department Chair, Chemistry Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Department of Chemistry is seeking a chair to lead the Department in implementing a shared vision for its future in research and teaching excellence.
Assistant Professor of Rhetoric & Composition Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Department of Humanities at Michigan Technological University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Composition to begin Fall 2020. Candidates should have a record of high-quality teaching and scholarly work in rhetoric and writing studies.
Assistant or Associate Professor of Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analysis Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science invites applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analysis at Michigan Technological University. The appointment starts August 2020.
Assistant or Associate Professor, Provost & Senior VP for Acad. Affairs Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
Michigan Technological University’s College of Computing and College of Engineering invite applications for five (5) Assistant or Associate Professor positions in the broadly defined areas of computing education, computer engineering, computer science and electrical engineering. Priority areas of consideration include, but are not limited to cybersecurity, artificial intelligence/machine learning, cloud computing/internet of things, robotics/automation, robotics/healthcare, big data/data science, human interfaces, embedded systems and education research related to computing fields.
Assistant Professor (or higher), Physics Main Campus (Houghton, MI)
The Department of Physics at Michigan Technological University (MTU) seeks to fill a faculty position at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor or higher, starting Fall 2020. The opening is in atmospheric physics and a focus on theoretical or computational methods is preferred. Research that complements other activities in atmospheric physics at MTU is encouraged.