Full-time, tenure-track Engineering Faculty (Electrical)
Full-time, tenure-track Engineering Faculty (Electrical)
Start Date
Academic Affairs
Union Affiliation
Massachusetts State College Association (MSCA)
Position Number
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled
Supervision Received
Reports to the Chair of the Engineering Department and to the Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Supervision Exercised
Supervises student personnel in areas of responsibility

General Responsibilities

Instruct college level courses in a variety of engineering subjects such as: Electrical Engineering, High Voltage Electrical Power Distribution, Computer Methods & Modeling, Electronics, Instrumentation and Controls, Engineering Design, and the accompanying labs.  Massachusetts Maritime Academy follows a “Learn-Do-Learn” model, where our hands-on laboratories and classroom experiences enable our students to “apply” textbook knowledge in the field. This fulltime faculty member will also advise, mentor and guide cadets on individual plans of study and progress toward degree completion. All teaching positions at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy require computer literacy, excellent written and oral communication skills, and an understanding of the Academy's unique mission.


Qualifications and Requirements

  • Master of Science in Engineering with an active State Professional Engineer (PE) license required; Electrical Engineering Ph.D. (or closely related engineering discipline) preferred.
  • Significant teaching experience and/or relevant professional work and industry experience. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Proficient computer software skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill the evaluation criteria of college level teaching and advising.
  • Understanding and dedication to the Academy’s unique mission.

Academic rank of the successful candidate determined by academic background and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Any additional licenses or certifications related to marine, facilities, or energy systems engineering.
  • Preferred candidates will demonstrate experience with ABET accreditation, program administration, development of curriculum and/or assessment processes.
  • Prior military experience


$65,000-$75,000 The Academy offers generous benefits and a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Academy is not sponsoring immigration visas at this time.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume/CV, an MMA application, Affirmative Action form and the contact information of five (5) professional references.  These forms are located on the employment link on our website: www.maritime.edu.  Application materials may be saved, attached, and sent electronically to hr@maritime.edu.  Alternatively, you may send your application materials by USPS to:  Human Resources, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532.  Applicants selected for interview must submit original transcripts and be prepared to deliver a fifteen minute presentation on a relevant topic.  Finalist must complete a pre-employment drug screening, background check, and COVID-19 vaccine verification.

Massachusetts Maritime Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage members from historically underrepresented communities, women and veterans to apply.