Assistant Professor of Engineering


Matt Locke Ellis College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Engineering and Physics

Assistant Professor of Engineering

Position:  Assistant Professor of Engineering, tenure track, beginning August 2017.

Job Description:  The Engineering and Physics Department seeks an energetic individual to continue development of an engineering undergraduate program. Our first graduating class is expected in Spring 2018 and we plan to seek ABET accreditation. The successful candidate will teach core undergraduate engineering courses at all levels, participate in the operation and maintenance of the undergraduate laboratories, and supervise engineering design projects.

Qualifications:  Ph.D. in Mechanical, Electrical or Computer Engineering from an accredited institution. ABD with firm completion date or Masters in Engineering with relevant work experience may also be considered. Experience in ABET accreditation preferred.

Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

University:  Henderson is located in Arkadelphia, a charming community of 11,000 situated one hour south of Little Rock on Interstate 30. Nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, the community is home to two universities, a strong public school system, a thriving medical community, two recreational rivers, DeGray Lake Resort State Park, and is approximately 30 miles from historic Hot Springs National Park. Please visit, or for more information about Henderson and the community.

Department:  The Department of Engineering and Physics offers a BS degree in Engineering.

Application:   Apply by sending electronic or hard copies of a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, official transcripts, three letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests to:

Basil Miller, Ph.D. Physics Search Committee Chair
Henderson State University
1100 Henderson Street, Box 7524
Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001

Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. The applicant selected for this position is subject to background screening, including criminal background check, pursuant to university policy. The selected applicant will be required to submit official transcripts.