Engineering - Visiting Assistant Professor


The Hope College Engineering Department ( invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Engineering for a one year appointment. This is a non-tenure track, full-time teaching position to begin January 2022 and running through May 2023.
The Hope College engineering major is ABET accredited and offers a range of courses designed to prepare students for entry into engineering graduate school or the workplace. Hope College seeks to be a community that affirms the dignity of all persons as bearers of God’s image. It is Hope College policy not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, family status, genetic information, height, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, or weight, except in the event of a bona fide occupational qualification. Hope College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Candidates should have either a Ph.D. or Master’s degree in one of the following disciplines: electrical, computer, mechanical, civil, or biomedical engineering, or a closely related field.
Hope College is committed to creating a diverse, ecumenical Christian academic community that invites all its members into a holistic and robust engagement with the historic Christian faith. The college’s board, faculty, administration and staff are committed to the Christian faith as expressed in the ecumenical creeds of the ancient church. Individuals interested in this position must demonstrate a commitment to the character and goals of a liberal arts college with a Christian perspective, including a mature understanding of and commitment to the historic Christian faith.  


Application Instructions

As part of the online application, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a teaching statement (addressing teaching experience, philosophy, and competencies), and undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial versions are acceptable for this stage). Please include a statement describing your fit with the mission of the College ( and our Christian Aspirations (   Finally, applicants will enter the contact information for three references (including current email addresses). Those references will be contacted by Human Resources to submit a letter of recommendation. A review of all completed applications will begin immediately. A subset of candidates will be asked to submit official graduate and undergraduate transcripts.