New York University

Contract Faculty in Technology Management and Innovation

Department of Technology Management and Innovation

The Department of Technology Management at the New York University (NYU) Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a full time, non-tenured, renewable faculty position at the level of Industry Faculty (Open Rank) with a start date of September 1, 2020.

New York University is one of the top private universities in the United States. NYU Tandon has an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. We are committed to quality, integrity, and respect for each other. We take pride in our high numbers of women students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. We seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. Tandon belongs to the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches.

With NYU's unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We are deeply committed to teaching and learning; and, we lead in online education and in K-12 STEM outreach. Our students conduct Vertically Integrated Research projects and participate in an extensive undergraduate summer research program.

An Industry Faculty's primary roles are teaching, mentoring, educational innovation, and curriculum development. The department offers BS degrees in Business Technology Management (BTM), MS degrees in the Management of Technology, and, jointly with the Department of Technology, Culture, and Society, PhD degrees in Technology, Culture, and Society.

You should have experience in academic curriculum development, and bring relevant industry experience into the classroom. The ideal candidate should have strong ties to industry and be able to teach the following subjects at the graduate and undergraduate level:

  • Capstone (a project-oriented course where students showcase what they have learned throughout their studies at NYU)
  • Innovation Management
  • Managing Technological Change
  • Entrepreneurship for Technology Companies
  • Technology Strategy
  • Operations Management
  • Business Analytics

You should be an excellent teacher. You should have a Ph.D. or terminal degree in a relevant discipline.

You should submit:

  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • Recent teaching evaluations (if available)
  • Teaching statement describing experience and teaching philosophy
  • Names and contact information for three references.

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We will review applications starting March 15, 2020 and will continue until we fill the position; we encourage you to submit early.

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Last updated: 2020-04-18