Texas State University invites applications and nominations for the position of Professor and Director of the Ingram School of Engineering.

The director is the chief executive of the Ingram School of Engineering and is responsible for the implementation of university, college, and school policies and for the development, coordination, and administration of all academic programs and activities within the school. The director will lead the effort to enhance research productivity while preserving the Ingram School’s reputation for excellence in teaching. Within the context of shared governance, the director identifies and articulates program aspirations, directions, standards and points of view to other groups inside and outside the university community.

The Ingram School of Engineering was founded in Fall 2007 and houses ABET-accredited undergraduate programs in electrical engineering, electrical engineering – computer engineering concentration, industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering and an M.S. degree in engineering. Faculty in the Ingram School of Engineering have access to doctoral students via the Materials Science, Engineering and Commercialization Program and the Computer Science Program. A civil engineering program begins in Fall 2019. The School has an enrollment of close to 1,000 undergraduates and 90 graduate students and is an academic unit within the College of Science and Engineering. The School is housed in Ingram Hall, a 167,000 square foot facility which opened in Fall 2018. It has additional space in the RF Mitte Building. Additional information about the Ingram School of Engineering is available at www.engineering.txstate.edu.

We seek candidates who can provide innovative leadership for the Ingram School of Engineering to ensure its continued development, operation, expansion, and enhancement of its research, education, and service missions. Candidates should share our commitment to educational equity and the high-quality education of students from historically underserved communities. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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