The successful candidate
would be one that is an effective and enthusiastic teacher-scholar, developing innovative hands-on teaching strategies and curriculum for
undergraduate and graduate courses and laboratories. We are particularly interested in candidates who will contribute to our efforts to
provide support and opportunities for historically minoritized students majoring in science and engineering disciplines. Faculty are
expected to be flexible with courses taught as they are assigned based on the needs of the department. In addition, faculty are expected to
develop a research program involving the supervision of undergraduate, masters and doctoral students, write grants, and publish in peer
reviewed journals and conference proceedings.
The department offers two ABET accredited undergraduate Electrical Engineering
programs: a traditional Electrical Engineering program, and a Robotics and Mechatronic Systems Program with a concentration in Electrical
Engineering. Department degrees are offered at the bachelors, masters, and doctoral level. The small classes and close collegial
relationships make teaching at Detroit Mercy exciting and rewarding. The College’s faculty forms a vibrant community of teaching scholars
with a strong focus on professional and academic mentorship of students. Interdisciplinary collaboration is encouraged and supported through
dedicated facilities such as the Department’s Advanced Mobility Robotics Laboratory and the Center for Automotive Systems Engineering
The College is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and we welcome applications from anyone who would
bring additional dimensions to the university’s mission of providing excellent, student-centered education, including women, members of
underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities. The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings for
2022 place Detroit Mercy at 4th in Michigan and 187 Nationwide.
should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, diversity statement, statement of research plans, and statement of teaching philosophy. Also
include contact information for three references. Interested candidates should apply by visiting https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/974763.
applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
Michigan’s largest, most comprehensive private
University, University of Detroit Mercy is an independent Catholic institution of higher education sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and
Society of Jesus. Detroit Mercy seeks qualiﬁed candidates who will contribute to the University’s mission, diversity, and excellence of its
academic community. University of Detroit Mercy is an Equal Opportunity Aﬃrmative Action Employer with a diverse student body and welcomes
persons of all backgrounds.