Engineering Faculty, Administrative and Staff Positions Available


The Batten College of Engineering and Technology at Old Dominion University is currently hiring a number of instrumental faculty positions. Successful candidates will be forward-focused innovative leaders committed to the Batten College's strategic mission of academic excellence and experiential learning. Candidates must demonstrate an unwavering commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

Open Faculty positions

The Batten College of Engineering and Technology at Old Dominion University (ODU) invites applications from experienced, accomplished, and visionary individuals to serve as Chair of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) starting Fall 2024.

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Faculty positions that will be posted soon include:
Professor/director of the Institute of Autonomous and Connected Systems (ICAS)
Professor/director of the Institute of Engineering in Medicine, Health, and Human Performance (EnMed)
Assistant professor in autonomous & connected systems
Assistant professor in offshore wind energy 
Associate/full professor in offshore wind energy 
Assistant professor in mission engineering 
Associate/full professor in cybersecurity 
Manufacturing Engineering Technology (ET, to be further defined)
Civil/Structural (to be further defined)

About The Frank Batten College of Engineering & Technology

The Batten College is one of seven colleges at the University, and includes 107 tenured/tenure-track faculty, 2,500 full-time undergraduates, and 750 graduate students. The College is made up of five departments: Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Engineering Technology, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, and Engineering Management and Systems Engineering.

The Batten College's diverse student population includes a 40% minority population and 15% military/veteran student population - the highest in Virginia. Over 44% of the College's freshmen are first-generation students. Our faculty members are highly active in research, publications and public service. From advanced manufacturing to battling cancer; transportation to cybersecurity; renewable energy to marine engineering; plasmas to nanomaterials, artificial intelligence to robotics, the Batten College provides a significant share of the research and development within the University through research centers, laboratories, institutes, and clusters, while greatly contributing to the regional, national, and international prosperity of humanity.

Job postings for the College of Engineering and ODU can be also found at Careers @ ODU.