Visiting Instructor Engineering



Job description

ID: 1753
Department: College of Humanities and Sciences
Type: Full-time Faculty
Position Available Date: N/A

The University of Mary Hardin Baylor’s College of Humanities and Sciences is seeking a visiting, non-tenure-track faculty member in Engineering for the 2023-2024 academic year. UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global society.

The Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics Department offers a general engineering degree accredited by ABET EAC with emphases in mechanical and electrical engineering. We strive to offer a top-quality undergraduate program through personal interaction with our students and adoption of best practices in engineering education. We seek applicants who are passionate about teaching and mentoring undergraduate students.

UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 22,000 in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles), Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles) and Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.

Specific Responsibilities:
Teach undergraduate courses in introductory and advanced engineering. Visiting instructors typically will teach 15 hours per semester.

  • A master’s degree in Engineering or related field (a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in an engineering field) is required. A doctorate in Engineering or related field is preferred.
  • Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are essential.
  • Must be an active, and committed Christian.

Salaries and Benefits:
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.

Application Deadline:
Position will remain open until filled.

How to apply

Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence of quality teaching performance with your online application. Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB’s mission and values, found at In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own Christian beliefs and commitments.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

For information regarding employment at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, please visit our Careers Site.

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We believe that a higher education means more than advancing intellect. We believe it should build character, inspire faith, and prepare our students for lives of meaningful service and leadership.