Posted 8 May 2018

Non-Tenure-Track Instructor

Electrical & Computer Engineering
(1 non-tenure-track position open)



The Montana State University ECE Department seeks applicants in all areas of electrical and computer engineering to join our dynamic academic team.

We seek individuals who work professionally and effectively with diverse individuals, possess effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to contribute positively to the academic success of the students and the mission of Montana State University.

The new instructor will contribute to excellence in both undergraduate and graduate teaching in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, mentor and advise students, and participate in professional, service and outreach activities. Successful applicants will teach effectively in our diverse University community, and be dedicated to helping students from diverse backgrounds succeed.

Enrolling 450 students, the Department offers undergraduate degrees in Electrical Engineering and in Computer Engineering, and graduate MS and PhD degrees in EE.

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REQUIRED Qualifications

  1. MS or PhD in Electrical or Computer Engineering, or closely related field, by date of hire.
  2. Evidence of being an effective educator
  3. Ability to teach a wide range of courses, including most lower-division courses.
  4. Demonstrated experience working with and engaging diverse students and colleagues within and outside the department

Preferred Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills

  1. Potential to be an excellent educator;
  2. Ability to work with and engage diverse students and colleagues within and outside the Electrical and Computer Engineering department.
  3. Ability to promote the advancement of diversity and inclusion in electrical engineering.

The Successful Candidate will be a dynamic educator and communicator who has:

  • a broad understanding of the topics found in electrical engineering;
  • excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • the ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with colleagues, students, and the engineering industry;
  • the potential to teach in a diverse University community;
  • an appreciation for diverse constituencies and diversity within the department.


About Montana State University

MSU-Bozeman is minutes away from public trails and blue ribbon trout streams, less than an hour from Big Sky and Bridger Bowl ski resorts, and just 90 miles from Yellowstone National Park. Bozeman also is the home of more than 100 small high-tech businesses and 650 non-profit community organizations. You can build an outstanding academic career in the fresh air of the northern Rocky Mountains.


Apply now!

Please visit MSU’s Job Page for the complete announcement and application procedures. 


Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans/Disabled



Additional Information

For additional information, please contact:
Electrical & Computer Engineering
610 Cobleigh Hall, P.O. Box 173780
Bozeman, MT 59717-3780
Phone: (406) 994-2505
Fax: (406) 994-5958