Professor of Professional Practice (P3) Faculty Position

The Department of Engineering at Texas Christian University invites applications for a Professor of Professional Practice Faculty position in the Department of Engineering.  Candidates should have earned a Doctorate in Engineering or a closely related field and have experience working in industry as an engineer. The successful candidate must have broad interests in engineering and be interested in teaching undergraduate courses associated with solid mechanics and structural dynamics. The person should be interested in teaching in both a lecture and lab environment.

TCU has a small, undergraduate, ABET accredited, interdisciplinary Engineering program with 250 students and 12 full-time staff 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 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 to:

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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