University of California, San Diego-Assistant Professor

University of California, San Diego-Assistant Professor

The Jacobs School of Engineering at the University of California, San Diego invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor or Associate Teaching Professor to serve as Director of the Jacobs School of Engineering's Experience Engineering Initiative (E4) ( and the EnVision Arts and Engineering Maker Studio ( The ideal candidate would have a strong background in hands-on education, be excited to provide dedicated, visionary leadership for E4 and EnVision, and be ready to help expand the breadth and depth in hands-on Engineering at UC San Diego.

The position’s responsibilities will include leading and expanding the E4 initiative across the school of engineering and working with the educators and leaders of all six engineering departments. The successful candidate will demonstrate innovative teaching methodologies to include the following: experience with hands-on pedagogy in the classroom, working with student orgs and extra-curricular projects, interdisciplinary focus, outreach to underrepresented populations, and increasing participation for all kinds of students.

As the E4 director, the successful candidate’s duties will include teaching of undergraduate and/or graduate students (including mentoring), obtaining resources to further hands-on education, defining and developing a vision for hands-on learning in JSOE, broadening JSOE hands-on education in and/or out of the classroom, fostering the creation of new courses, fostering/formalizing hands-on experience via student organizations, extending hands-on ‘reach’ for JSOE students.

For more details related to expectations of Teaching Professors at UCSD see

For more details and to apply to the Assistant Teaching Professor position follow this link:

For more details and to apply to the Associate Teaching Professor position, follow this link:

The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.