Visiting Assistant Professor, Engineering

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Job description

Organization Name: Physics and Engineering Physics

Posting Summary

Visiting Assistant Professor in Engineering at Tulane

The School of Science and Engineering at Tulane University invites applications for a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Engineering to begin in January 2019. The VAP position carries a (3,3) teaching load during the academic year, and it carries a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.

A doctorate in engineering is required. Candidates must be outstanding at teaching and will be expected to teach a variety of courses in Engineering Physics and Biomedical Engineering, with specifics depending on the candidate’s qualifications and background. Applications from candidates with a background and interest in circuits/electronics courses and/or programming (MATLAB) courses are especially welcome.

More information about the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics and the Department of Biomedical Engineering can be found at and , respectively. Tulane is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU).

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education
A doctorate in engineering is required.

How To Apply

Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references. Questions regarding the position can be addressed to Dr. Lev Kaplan at

How to apply

All applicants should apply electronically via the following link: 

Materials submitted through this Tulane Jobs portal will not be considered.

Tulane is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.