The Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech is seeking outstanding candidates to teach undergraduate courses in a variety of industrial engineering and related areas. These areas include probability and statistics; data management (advanced Excel & database design, implementation, and operation); manufacturing processes; facility layout and design; and discrete-event simulation. The appointment will be considered at the Instructor rank for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The ISE Department is comprised of 30 full-time faculty with approximately 550 undergraduate students, 170 master’s students, and 90 doctoral students. The undergraduate and graduate ISE programs are currently ranked eighth and sixth, respectively, by U.S. News & World Report. Additional information about the department can be found at

Applicants must have at least 5 or more years of teaching experience, must have experience teaching undergraduate courses, and must have experience teaching in one or more of the aforementioned areas. The position requires a Ph.D. degree, with at least one degree in industrial and systems engineering or a closely-related field.

Applications must be submitted online at (posting number TR0170182) and include a cover letter, current vita, teaching statement, and the names of at least three references. Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. For questions about the position, please contact the Search Committee at

Virginia Tech is committed to a culturally and ethnically diverse campus environment and to principles that promote inclusive practices. Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status. Virginia Tech is the recipient of a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers. The ISE Department strongly supports the Virginia Tech Principles of Community.